Lucy Locket lost her pocket, Kitty Fisher found it…
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Lucy Locket lost her pocket, Kitty Fisher found it…

  You may know a variation on the following rhyme: Lucy Locket lost her pocket, Kitty Fisher found it, Not a penny was there in it, Only ribbon round it. This post is about the courtesan who (inappropriately) inspired this children’s rhyme. I am also paying special attention to a beautiful painting of her captured … Continue reading