by Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830 - 1894)

A house of cards
Language: English 
A house of cards
  Is neat and small:
Shake the table,
  It must fall.

Find the Court cards
  One by one;
Raise it, roof it,--
  Now it's done:--
Shake the table!
  That's the fun. 

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