Treasure Island

Wilhelm Busch

(1832 - 1908 / Germany)

Poems of Wilhelm Busch

1. Finch & Frog 1/1/2004
2. Hans Huckebein (The Unlucky Raven) Prologue 1/1/2004
3. Hans Huckebein part one 1/1/2004
4. Impending Doom 1/1/2004
5. Max and Moritz Fishing 1/1/2004
6. The Miller's Bold Daughter 1/1/2004
7. The Mole Part One 1/1/2004
8. The Mole Part Three 1/1/2004
9. The Mole Part Two 1/1/2004

Finch & Frog

The finch trills in the apple tree
His: Tiriliree!
A frog climbs slowly up to him,
Up to the treetop's leafy rim
And puffs right up and croaks: "Hallooo,
Ol' chum: see, I c'n do it too!"

And as the bird his song of spring
So sweetly to the world doth sing,

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