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Christina Georgina Rossetti

(5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894 / London)

A House Of Cards


A house of cards
Is neat and small:
Shake the table,
It must fall.
Find the Court cards
One by one;
Raise it, roof it, -
Now it's done: -
Shake the table!
That's the fun.

Submitted: Thursday, April 01, 2010

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