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Nursery Rhymes & Their Spooky Secret Meanings!

Have you ever heard or sang a traditional nursery rhyme and wondered what they mean? Well, you’re in for a spooky surprise!

We’ve delved into the most popular traditional nursery rhymes that most of us grew up singing and probably sing to our own babies… The history and subliminal meanings behind them are shocking and sometimes creepy but fascinating too and a unique insight into our own history.

Be warned that some of these stories are a little bit dark, so if it’s not your cup of tea, don’t continue scrolling.

Jack & Jill

Bah Bah Black Sheep

Ring Around The Rosie

London Bridge is Falling Down

Three Blind Mice

Mary Quite Contrary

Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush

Eeny Meany Miny Mo

Rock A Bye Baby

Old Mother Hubbard

Goosey Goosey Gander

Find more details about the historical tales behind these nursery rhymes here.


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