Robert Louis Stevenson

A Good Boy – Robert Louis Stevenson

A Good Boy – Robert Louis Stevenson

I woke before the morning, I was happy all the day, I never said an ugly word, but smiled and stuck to play. And now at last the sun is going down behind the wood, And I am very happy, for I know that I’ve been good. My bed is waiting cool and fresh, with linen smooth and fair, And I must be o... »

As from the house your mother sees

As from the house your mother sees

As from the house your mother sees As from the house your mother sees You playing round the garden trees, So you may see, if you will look Through the windows of this book, Another child, far, far away, And in another garden, play. But do not think you can at all, By knocking on the window, call Tha... »