Five brown hen’s eggs
Were lying in a nest -
And one egg began to crack
And perhaps you may have ------- . . . .
A tiny chicken peeped around
And blinked his small black eyes.
He looked around the farmer’s barn
And had a big --------.
There were lots of other baby chicks
Who were busy with their play:
“Come on out and join us here
Upon this Easter ---!”
His mother looked down at her chick
And clucked with great delight -
And little chicks at Eastertide
Are such a pretty -----.
But the Easter egg which I suppose
That you will like the best
Is bound to be the chocolate egg
Which you won’t find in a ----.
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guessed; surprise; Day; sight; nest.