Poems

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391.
A Lullaby

THE dream ship is ready, the sea is like gold
And the fairy prince waits in command;
There's a cargo of wonderful dreams in the hold,
For the baby that seeks Slumberland.
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392.
Pretending Not To See

Sometimes at the table, when
He gets misbehavin', then
Mother calls across to me:
'Look at him, now! Don't you see
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393.
About Boys

Show me the boy who never threw
A stone at someone's cat;
Or never hurled a snowball swift
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394.
Little Master Mischievous

Little Master Mischievous, that's the name for you;
There's no better title that describes the things you do:
Into something all the while where you shouldn't be,
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395.
My Paw Said So

Foxes can talk if you know how to listen,
My Paw said so.
Owls have big eyes that sparkle an' glisten,
My Paw said so.
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396.
Preparedness

Right must not live in idleness,
Nor dwell in smug content;
It must be strong, against the throng
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397.
An Easy World

It's an easy world to live in if you choose to make it so;
You never need to suffer, save the griefs that all must know;
If you'll stay upon the level and will 'do the best you can
You will never lack the friendship of a kindly fellow man.
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398.
Fishing Nooks

'Men will grow weary,' said the Lord,
'Of working for their bed and board.
They'll weary of the money chase
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399.
Reward

Don't want medals on my breast,
Don't want all the glory,
I'm not worrying greatly lest
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400.
Curly Locks

Curly locks, what do you know of the world,
And what do your brown eyes see?
Has your baby mind been able to find
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