"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
and wives, How many were going to St. Ives? The answer to the riddle is below...
Sep 12, 2007 ... As I was going to Saint Ives, I crossed the path of seven wives. ... exactly, there
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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
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 ...
Dec 9, 2011 ... The puzzle states that "I" was going to St. Ives, but not the man with 7 wives. ....
The riddle only states that the narrator is going to St. Ives, so the ...
(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 ...
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 ...