I Love You! A Bushel A Peck by Frank LoesserNothing remarkable about this book or the words. Its just an illustration of a silly song. That being said, I love it. My grandma used to sing that song to me when I was a child, and I have listened to her sing it to every grandchild since, rocking away in her polished wooden rocker with a baby on her lap. I thought it was just a silly song she had made up, but was delighted to discover it wasnt her original creation but a song I could find in print- I rarely stayed wake long enough to discover the words to the whole thing and wanted to be able to sing it my own children.
A Bushel And A Peck
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What Does A Bushel and a Peck Mean?
Federal government websites often end in. The site is secure. Performed by Eugene Hayek. Featured in the musical "Guys and Dolls. I love you a bushel and peck A bushel and peck and a hug around the neck A hug around the neck and a barrel and a heap A barrel and a heap and I'm talking in my sleep About you, about you.
This expression is used to emphasize large amounts. Usually, people use it to say they love someone very much. It sometimes appears in the longer forms: a bushel and a peck and some in a gourd and a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck. It is unclear exactly when this expression first became popular as another way to say a lot. However, it comes from units of measurements.