pier lover's tongue! As some rare fabrics are in darkness wrought Lest light should mar the dainty web, so, too, The poet, with a golden thread of thought, Weaves in the shade his fancies fine and true. So from his sorrow is your pleasure brought, The joy he hath not doth he give to you!
Susan Marr Spalding.
Catherine Wilder Fellowes Paradise wrote juvenile literature for periodicals.
Little Theocritus, a poem, is reprinted in Stedman's Anthology of American Poetry, and On a Volume of Dante, is included in Higginson's American Sonnets.
Little Theocritus. Ye white Sicilian goats, who wander all About the slopes of this wild mountain pass, Take heed your horny footsteps do not fall Upon the baby dreamer in the grass. Let him lie there, half waking, and rejoice In the safe shelter of his resting place, In hearing of his shepherd father's voice, In reach of fruity clusters o'er his face. Look up, sweet baby eyes, look up on high, To where Olympus merges in the blue, There dwe