Translation:French Nursery Rhymes/La Dormette

French Nursery Rhymes  (1881) 
C. B., translated from French by Wikisource
La Dormette

LA DORMETTE.[1]

Pass by, La Dormette,
Pass by our home
Put to sleep little lads and lasses,
All night and day.


  1. Note.—La Dormette is the good old woman who, at nightfall, pours sand and sleep into the eyes of children.