140 – Domestic Servants

KHM 140 - Domestic Servants

“Whither goest thou?” “To Walpe.” “I to Walpe, thou to Walpe; so, so, together we’ll go.”
“Hast thou a man? What is his name?” “Cham.” “My man Cham, thy man Cham; I to Walpe, thou to Walpe; so, so, together we’ll go.”
“Hast thou a child; how is he styled?” “Wild.” “My child Wild, thy child Wild; my man Cham, thy man Cham; I to Walpe, thou to Walpe; so, so, together we’ll go.”
“Hast thou a cradle? How callest thou thy cradle?” “Hippodadle.” “My cradle Hippodadle, thy cradle Hippodadle; my child Wild, thy child Wild; my man Cham, thy man Cham; I to Walpe, thou to Walpe; so, so, together we’ll go.”
“Hast thou also a drudge? What name has thy drudge?” “From-thy-work-do-not-budge.” “My drudge, From-thy-work-do-not-budge, thy drudge, From-thy-work-do-not-budge; my cradle Hippodadle, thy aadle Hippodadle; my child Wild, thy child Wild; my man Cham, thy man Cham; I to Walpe, thou to Walpe; so, so, together we’ll go.”