|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|Mary Howitt. (18041888)|
| Old England is our home, and Englishmen are we;|
Our tongue is known in every clime, our flag in every sea.
| Old England is our Home.|
| Will you walk into my parlour? said a spider to a fly;|
T is the prettiest little parlour that ever you did spy.
| The Spider and the Fly.|
| The wild sea roars and lashes the granite cliffs below,|
And round the misty islets the loud strong tempests blow.
| The Sea-Fowler.|
| Yes, in the poor mans garden grow|
Far more than herbs and flowers
Kind thoughts, contentment, peace of mind,
And joy for weary hours.
| The poor Mans Garden.|