: Popular Rhymes And Nursery Tales
Nettle in, dock out,
Dock rub nettle out!
If a person is stung with a nettle, a certain cure will be effected by
rubbing dock leaves over the part, repeating the above charm very
slowly. Mr. Akerman gives us another version of it as current in
Out 'ettle, in dock,
Dock zhall ha' a new smock;
'Ettle zhant ha' narrun!