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THE WHITE CAT.
THE EAGLE'S NEST
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Jane Taylor 1
1. The morning hours of cheerful light
Of all the day are best,
And pleasant is our rest.
2. And life is like a summer's day ;
It seems so quickly past.
ANSWER TO A CHILD'S QUESTION. Do you ask what the birds say? The
sparrow, the dove, The linnet and thrush say, “I love, and I
love!” In the winter they're silent—the wind is so
strong; What it says, I don't know, but it sings
a loud song But green leaves, and blossoms, and sunny And singing, and loving-all come back
together. But the lark is so brimful of gladness and
love, The green fields below him, the blue sky
Love loves me." S. T. COLERIDGE.
THE STORY OF A BAD SHILLING.-Part I.
1. I am really a very bad shilling indeed, for there is not one bit of silver in me; and yet many people have spent me, and taken me, without ever guessing that I was
in any way unlike other shillings. 2. So that I have been like some of the people