by Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830 - 1894)

Under the ivy bush
Language: English 
Under the ivy bush
  One sits sighing,
And under the willow tree
  One sits crying:--

Under the ivy bush
  Cease from your sighing,
But under the willow-tree
  Lie down a-dying.

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This text was added to the website: 2009-01-02
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