Sunday, April 6

Copywork: The Song of the Daffodil Fairy...

  I spend a little time each week looking for interesting things for my children to write in their copybooks, usually based upon a theme.  I will post them here each week as a record for myself and as a help to any other family that wishes to use them.
The Song of the Daffodil Fairy

I'm everyone's darling:  the blackbird and starling
Are shouting about me from blossoming boughs;
For I, the Lent Lily, the Daffy-down-dilly,
Have heard though the country the call to arouse.
The orchards are ringing with voices a-singing
The praise of my petticoat, praise of my gown;
The children are playing, and hark! they are saying
That Daffy-down-dilly is come up to town!
Flower Fairies of the Spring
Cicely Mary Barker


Julie said...

I have recently discovered this place of beauty through By Sun and Candlelight. Thank you for sharing, and I look forward to many happy visits here!

Blessings -

MamaBirdEmma said...

Welcome, Julie! I am so glad you stopped by!

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