This song is sung over and over again.
José se llamaba el padre
Josefa la mujer
Y tenían un hijito que se llamaba...
Joseph was the father's name,
Josepha was the wife,
And they had a baby son and the son's name was…
The children walk in a circle holding hands. As soon as the song is over it starts again and the children start to walk in the opposite direction and so on till the children are tired of the game.
Thanks and Acknowledgements
Many thanks to Esther Patruno for contributing this song and to Monique Palomares for translating it with Lisa.
Sung by Monique.