by Sara Coleridge

An excerpt from "Pretty Lessons in Verse"

"Hot July brings cooling showers, Apricots and gillyflowers."   

"A swarm of bees in May is worth a load of hay. A swarm of bees in June is worth a silver spoon. A swarm of bees in July is not worth a fly."

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Sara Coleridge
Sara Coleridge