"As I was going to St Ives" is a traditional English-language nursery rhyme in the
form of a riddle. Its Roud Folk Song Index number is 19772.
This is a very old rhyming riddle. See if you can answer it by reading and thinking
very carefully. As I was going to Saint Ives, I crossed the path of seven wives.
This classic rhyme and riddle has puzzled people for centuries. If you're on the
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As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with seven wives. ... kits: kits, cats, sacks
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Famous Riddle - 28 September On my way to St. Ives I saw a man with 7 wives.
Each wife had 7 sacks. Each sack had 7 cats. Each cat had 7 kittens. Kitten, cats
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A well-known nursery rhyme states, "As I was going to St. Ives, I met a man with
seven wives. Every wife had seven sacks, every sack had seven cats, every cat ...
(As I was going to St. Ives refers to the name of a quaint old village in Cornwall,
England) Earliest traceable publication date is 1730. The Answer to the Riddle ...
Dec 9, 2011 ... This innocent riddle was a matter of life and death in the movie "Die Hard with a
Vengeance" when protagonist had 30 seconds to solve it and ...
As I was going to St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives. Each wife had seven
sacks, Each sack had seven cats, Each cat had seven kits. Kits, cats, sacks and ...