Jolly old St. Nicholas, Lean your ear this way! Don't you tell a single soul, What I'm going to say;. Christmas Eve is coming soon; Now, you dear old man, Whisper what you'll bring to me: Tell me if you can. When the clock is striking twelve, When I'm fast asleep, Down the chimney broad and black, With your pack you'll creep;. All the stockings you will find Hanging in a row; Mine will be the shortest one, You'll be sure to know.
Jolly Old St. Nicholas
Another popular opinion attributes it to John Piersol McCaskey, a celebrated publisher and song-editor of the contemporary era. McCaskey's heir's apparently claimed that he had crafted the song back in They also mentioned that the word "Johnny" used in the lyrics is McCaskey's son John. However, there is no concrete evidence against that claim. However, his own name is not connected to this particular carol anywhere on that list. The protagonist of this traditional carol also has a rich history. The famous character of "Santa Claus" has little similarity to the bishop "Saint Nicholas," who lived some years ago in Turkey. He was well-known for his generosity, particularly towards children.
Watch fullscreen. Tea Time with Tayla. An easy-to-teach, easy-to-learn version for children and kids in first grade, kindergarten, or preschool. When the clock is striking twelve, When I'm fast asleep, Down the chimney broad and black With your pack you'll creep; All the stockings you will find Hanging in a row; Mine will be the shortest one; You'll be sure to know. Johnny wants a pair of skates; Susy wants a sled; Nellie wants a story book, one she hasn't read As for me, I do not know so I'll go to rest; Choose for me, dear Santa Claus, What you think is best. Sing-a-long with Tayla on Tea Time with Tayla in this free video series. Playing next
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