“This Old Man” Nursery Rhyme Lyrics

This old man, he played one,
He played knick-knack on his drum;                  
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played two,
He played knick-knack on his shoe;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played three,
He played knick-knack on his knee;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played four,
He played knick-knack on his door;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played five,
He played knick-knack on his hive;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played six,
He played knick-knack on his sticks;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played seven,
He played knick-knack up in heaven;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played eight,
He played knick-knack on his gate;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played nine,
He played knick-knack on his spine;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played ten,
He played knick-knack once again;
With a knick-knack paddy-whack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.