Doctor Foster went to Gloster (also spelled Gloucester)
In a shower of rain
Stepped in a puddle right up to his middle
And he never went there again.

Other lyrics

Old Dr. Foster went to Gloster,
To preach the work of God.
When he came there, he sat in his chair,
And gave all the people a nod

Recorder Songs DEF#ABD’

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