Louisa May Alcott

(29 November 1832 – 6 March 1888 / Pennsylvania / United States)

Don't Drive Me Away


'Don't drive me away,
But hear what I say:
Bad men want the gold;
They will steal it to-night,
And you must take flight;
So be quiet and busy and bold.'

'Slip away with me,
And you will see
What a wise little thing am I;
For the road I show
No man can know,
Since it's up in the pathless sky.'

Submitted: Tuesday, April 06, 2010

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