Treasure Island

Christina Georgina Rossetti

(5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894 / London)

Playing At Bob Cherry


Playing at bob cherry
Tom and Nell and Hugh:
Cherry bob! cherry bob!
There's a bob for you.
Tom bobs a cherry
For gaping snapping Hugh,
While curly-pated Nelly
Snaps at it too.
Look, look, look -
Oh what a sight to see!
The wind is playing cherry bob
With the cherry tree.

Submitted: Thursday, April 01, 2010

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