James Whitcomb Riley

Naughty Claude

When Little Claude was naughty wunst

At dinner-time, an' said

He won't say "Thank you"  to his Ma,

She maked him go to bed

An' stay two hours an' not git up—

So when the clock struck Two,

Nen Claude says—"Thank you, Mr. Clock,

I'm much obleeged to you!"