The rhyme does not explicitly state that the subject is an egg, ... There are also
various theories of an original "Humpty Dumpty". One ...
Apr 24, 2013 ... Nevin asks: Why is “Humpty Dumpty” always depicted as an egg? ... As you seem
to have noticed, in the “Humpty Dumpty” nursery rhyme, nowhere does it say ... is
more meaning to the nursery rhyme than is given in the lyrics.
Kelly Carter is, of course, correct. The nursery rhyme never mentions an egg. The
reason? ... As has been pointed out it does work as a riddle, and that's purpose
enough. But according to one school of thought, artistic intent is less important ...
Humpty Dumpty and the Fall of Colchester - origins. How did the story come
about? Humpty Dumpty as described in Alice through the looking glass. Humpty
Couldn't put Humpty Dumpty together again. Humpty Dumpty ... And why did the
king himself take such a personal interest in Humpty, a mere egg? Remember ...
'Of course it must,' Humpty Dumpty said with a short laugh: 'my name means ... '
Why do you sit out here all alone?' said Alice, not wishing to begin an argument.
Aug 14, 2011 ... I started with Humpty Dumpty, the epic tale of an unfortunate egg. My eight-year-
old ... Doesn't that seem like a silly thing for an egg to do? My nine-year-old ....
Rhymes.org suggest a meaning that's pretty nasty: The English ...
Jan 8, 2014 ... However, historical evidence actually suggests that Humpty Dumpty was actually
.... The first known use of "hamlet" to mean a small village was before the ... Does
anyone know if more nursery rhymes have an actual historical ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=What Does Humpty Dumpty Mean&v=f9d9r9cekIA
Jul 7, 2012 ... http://www.rhymes.org.uk/humpty_dumpty.htm Discover the secret history and
meaning behind the Humpty Dumpty nursery rhyme! Remember ...
"I hooked up with this chick and gave her the humpty dumpty." .... `When I use a
word,' Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, `it means just what I choose
it to mean -- neither ... Mark: Did you bang that chick I saw you with last night?