Sometimes, being like "peas in a pod" can be too close for comfort, as demonstrated by this charming rhyme.
Five fat peas in a peapod pressed
make fists, hands close together
One grew, two grew
open one finger, then another
And so did all the rest.
gradually spread open all fingers
They grew and they grew
slowly open arms wider and wider
And they never stopped.
They grew so big
That the peapod popped.
clap hands on "popped"
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