Humpty Dumpty is a character in an English nursery rhyme, probably originally a
riddle and one of the best known in the English-speaking world. He is typically
portrayed as an anthropomorphic egg, t...
Apr 24, 2013 ... As you seem to have noticed, in the “Humpty Dumpty” nursery rhyme, nowhere
does it say that Humpty is an egg, yet he is often presented as ...
Humpty Dumpty as described in Alice through the looking glass ... book, 'Alice
Through the Looking Glass', where Humpty Dumpty is shown as a round egg.
The popular nursery rhyme never describes Humpty Dumpty as an egg, so what
Aug 8, 2013 ... If you grew up in the United States or likely anywhere else in the English-
speaking world, you've heard the tale of Humpty Dumpty, the egg-man ...
Couldn't put Humpty Dumpty together again. Humpty Dumpty was an egg! A
symbol of fertility, creation … but also fragility. The egg holds the potential for the
Apr 16, 1999 ... Dear Straight Dope: As a long time fan, I have long waited to see the answer to
my question. To wit: Was Humpty Dumpty always pictured as an ...
Though the nursery rhyme character Humpty Dumpty is commonly portrayed as
an egg, he is never explicitly described as such in the short rhyme; some ...
How is it that Humpty Dumpty may have originally been a cannon and not an egg
as is most often portrayed? We will explain as best we can the amazing ...
Jun 15, 2014 ... At that point in time Humpty Dumpty became an egg, and has been portrayed as
an anthropomorphic egg ever since. In fact, for many the idea ...