A Second Reader

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Ginn & Company, 1897 - 198 pages

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Page 153 - I'll tell thee: He is called by thy name, For He calls Himself a Lamb. He is meek, and He is mild; He became a little child. I a child, and thou a lamb, We are called by His name. Little Lamb, God bless thee!
Page 110 - LAMB. Mary had a little lamb ; Its fleece was white as snow; And everywhere that Mary went The lamb was sure to go.
Page 145 - I once had a sweet little doll, dears, The prettiest doll in the world ; Her cheeks were so red and so white, dears, And her hair was so charmingly curled. But I lost my poor little doll, dears, As I played in the...
Page 171 - Freddy, and all the snow ; And the sheep will scamper into the fold When -the North begins to blow. Which is the wind that brings the heat? The South Wind, Katy; and corn will grow, And peaches redden for you to eat, When the South begins to blow.
Page 153 - THE LAMB Little lamb, who made thee? Dost thou know who made thee, Gave thee life, and bid thee feed By the stream and o'er the mead; Gave thee clothing of delight, Softest clothing, woolly, bright; Gave thee such a tender voice, Making all the vales rejoice? Little lamb, who made thee? Dost thou know who made thee? Little lamb, I'll tell thee; Little lamb, I'll tell thee: He is called...
Page 175 - So the merry brown thrush sings away in the tree, To you and to me, to you and to me; And he sings...
Page 179 - I would not rob a bird," said little Mary Green : "I think I never heard of anything so mean." "'Tis very cruel, too," said little Alice Neal : " I wonder if he knew how sad the bird would feel...
Page 177 - To-whit! to-whit! to-whee! Will you listen to me? Who stole four eggs I laid, And the nice nest I made"?" " Not I," said the the cow, " Moo-oo! Such a thing I'd never do. I gave you a wisp of hay, But didn't take your nest away. Not I,
Page 117 - Get up, for when all things are merry and glad Good children should never be lazy and sad ; For God gives us day-light, dear sister, that we May rejoice like the lark, and may work like the bee.
Page 178 - said the hen, " Don't ask me again! Why, I haven'ta chick Would do such a trick. " We all gave her a feather, And she wove them together. I'd scorn to intrude On her and her brood. 232 "Chir-a whirr! chirr-a-whirr! All the birds make a stir! Let us find out his name, And all cry, ' For shame!' " " I would not rob a bird,

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