39. It's long and its narrow,
it's not very wide and it wears
a green selvedge on every side.
Answer. The Road.
40 A jumper of ditches,
A clipper of thorns,
A near little fellow with two leather horns.
Answer. A Rabbit.
As round as a cup,
The four posts of poverty, working it up.
Answer. Knitting a stockin g.42. As round as an apple
As flat as a pan,
The half of a woman,
The whole of a man.
Answer. A Penny.43. Black I am and much admired
Men and horses I have tired
Gold and solver I have made
And now I'm in the "midden" laid.