Poetics and Poetry Discussion
(1/10/2013 7:26:00 PM)
I googled, " little girl with a curl...." , and found this in a website called THE WONDERING MINSTRALS
There Was a Little Girl
There was a little girl,
Who had a little curl,
Right in the middle of her forehead.
When she was good,
She was very good indeed,
But when she was bad she was horrid.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
(1/9/2013 12:15:00 AM)
" There once was a girl who had a little curl right in the middle of her forehead. When she was good, she was very, very good, but when she was bad, she was horrid" . Don't know the author or the name, but it's one of my favorites from way back.
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