Treasure Island

John Arthur Phillips

(1842-1907 / Canada)

Poems of John Arthur Phillips

1. Cyder: Book I 1/1/2004
2. Cyder: Book II 1/1/2004
3. The Factory Girl 1/3/2003
4. The Splendid Shilling 1/1/2004

The Factory Girl

She wasn't the least bit pretty,
And only the least bit gay;
And she walked with a firm elastic tread,
In a business-like kind of way.
Her dress was of coarse, brown woollen,
Plainly but neatly made,
Trimmed with some common ribbon
Or cheaper kind of braid;
And a hat with a broken feather,

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