by Alfred Tennyson, Lord (1809 - 1892)

The snowdrop
Language: English 
Many, many welcomes,
February fair-maid!
Ever as of old time,
Solitary firstling,
Coming in the cold time,
Prophet of the gay time,
Prophet of the May time,
Prophet of the roses,
Many, many welcomes,
February fair-maid!

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Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:30
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