|James and Mary Ford, eds. Every Day in the Year. 1902.|
|To Jenny Lind|
|By Edmund Gosse (18491928)|
| || A famous Swedish singer who died on Nov. 2, 1887.|
THEY call thee Nightingale, who know thee not!
| But Philomels light voice within her tree|
|Betrays an instinct of her transient lot;|
| As flowers to gems are, so are birds to thee.|