1. 1. We will find a little nest

    In the branches of a tree.

    Let us count the eggs inside;

    There are one, two, three.

  2. 2. Mother bird sits on the nest

    To hatch the eggs, all three.

    Father bird flies round and round

    To guard his family.

Words: Glenna Tate Holbrook, b. 1925. © 1977 IRI

Music: Marjorie Castleton Kjar, 1927–2019. © 1977 IRI