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If London Bridge is standing why is there a song about it falling down?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:20 PM on Mar. 12, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • That is a very old song that is talking about the black plague.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:20 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

  • yeah and who is this fair lady they keep singin about?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:20 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

  • There have been many times that London Bridge has fallen, been torn down or burned down. Just google it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:22 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

  • why are there so many songs about the plague? Isnt that what ring around the rosie is about too?
    rochellecole

    Answer by rochellecole at 8:22 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

  • same reason there is a song about a baby falling out of a tree and...lets not even get into how dark and creepy ring around the rosey is (it's about a horrible death)
    aliishott2

    Answer by aliishott2 at 8:24 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

  • yeah ring around the rosie is about the plague..not sure about the london bridge song though, but its weird how we teach kids these songs and they are about bad things
    mom_on_strike

    Answer by mom_on_strike at 8:25 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

  • these old kids songs are dark and evil
    aliishott2

    Answer by aliishott2 at 8:25 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

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