The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
"Mother, how old is our maid," asked Toto.
"Why do you want to know," his mother replied.
"I just do, that's all," he said in an anxious voice.
"Twenty-two years old," his mother answered.
"What a liar," Toto exclaimed. "Yesterday I heard her tell daddy
she was eight months."
In Greece there are commonly found jokes of a boy named Toto who
is a smartmouthed wiseguy.
Where learned: GREECE
James Callow Keyword(s): PREGNANCY
|Subject headings:||PROSE NARRATIVE -- Jest Anecdote|
Date learned: 00001947CA