by Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830 - 1894)

Three plum buns
Language: English 
Three plum buns
  To eat here at the stile
In the clover meadow,
  For we have walked a mile.

One for you, and one for me,
  And one left over:
Give it to the boy who shouts
  To scare sheep from the clover. 

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