WOMAN: anxious to go home after buying a lamb
STALLHOLDERS : LIVESTOCK, PUPPIES, REFRESHMENT,
STICKS, RATS, CATS AND KITTENS, HARDWARE
LAMB: is frightened and does not want to go with Woman
PUPPY: refuses to chase Lamb
STICK: refuses to frighten Puppy
CHOPPER: refuses to chop up Stick
MAN: interrupts when he wants some beer
WATER: refuses to make Chopper rusty
RAT: refuses to pretend to gnaw Water’s barrel
CAT: comes to the Woman’s help
Songs are sung in chorus, with solos for Woman, Chopper, Refreshment
Stallholder, Cat, and Man.
Approximate duration: 40 minutes.