Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

Beauties of Tennyson

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1885
Language: English
Wordcount: 4,251 / 20 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 88.9
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 2,696
Added to site: 2007.11.30
mnybks.net#: 19179
Genre: Poetry
Excerpt

arge they made!
Honor the Light Brigade,
Noble six hundred!

[Illustration: "BOLDLY THEY RODE AND WELL."]

FROM "THE MAY QUEEN."

You must wake and call me early, call me early, mother dear; To-morrow 'ill be the happiest time of all the glad New-year; Of all the glad New-year, mother, the maddest merriest day; For I'm to be Queen o' the May, mother, I'm to be Queen o' the May.

There's many a black black eye, they say, but none so bright as mine; There's Margaret and Mary, there's Kate and Caroline:
But none so fair as little Alice in all the land they say, So I'm to be Queen o' the May, mother, I'm to be Queen o' the May.

[Illustration: THE MAY QUEEN.]

SONG FROM "THE PRINCESS."

As thro' the land at eve we went,
And pluck'd the ripen'd ears,
We fell out, my wife and I,
O we fell out I know not why,
And kiss'd again with tears,
And blessings on the falling out
That all the more endears,
When

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Pat Dunlap Evans
When Pat Dunlap Evans isn't dreaming about vacationing in Hawaii, she enjoys exploring the minds of her characters and writing about their inner st
Read full interview...