Through the jungle the elephant goes,
Swaying his trunk to and fro, 16
Munching, crunching, tearing leaves.
His eyes are small, his feet are fat,
Hey, elephant, don’t behave like that!
– Punjabi rhyme
Find this rhyme and many others in:
Over the hills and far away: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes collected by Elizabeth Hammill. J 398.8 Ove
“Presents illustrated versions of one hundred fifty nursery rhymes from more than twenty cultures from around the world, including variations of the same rhyme from different sources.”