by Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830 - 1894)

Growing in the vale
Language: English 
Growing in the vale
  By the uplands hilly,
Growing straight and frail,
  Lady Daffadowndilly.

In a golden crown,
And a scant green gown
  While the spring blows chilly,
Lady Daffadown,
  Sweet Daffadowndilly. 

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This text was added to the website: 2006-01-19
Line count: 9
Word count: 32