Mudcat Café message #2131378 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4300   Message #2131378
Posted By: GUEST,Belinda
22-Aug-07 - 03:36 PM
Thread Name: Children's Street Songs
Subject: RE: Children's Street Songs
Diamonds, Rubies, Pearls and Aces
Keep the kettle boilin n leave no spaces.

We use to jump rope to this in the early 60's in Stow, Ohio. "Leave no spaces" meant as soon as one person left the double dutch jumping, another one in line had to jump right in behind her - without letting the rope come around again.