1 May

 may day

Song of Fairies Robbing an Orchard
Leigh Hunt

We, the Fairies, blithe and antic,
Of dimensions not gigantic,
Though the moonshine mostly keep us,
Oft in orchards frisk and peep us.

Stolen sweets are always sweeter,
Stolen kisses much completer,
Stolen looks are nice in chapels,
Stolen, stolen, be your apples.

When to bed the world are bobbing,
Then's the time for orchard-robbing;
Yet the fruit were scarce worth peeling,
Were it not for stealing, stealing.

my entry from last week was featured at

today and that is very lovely indeed

and there is a wonderful givaway going on at

share your cup as well today


  1. Lovely poem and beautiful photo too!

  2. Beautiful sight of spring!

  3. All though I'm not still in school, May Day is always special to me!

  4. Lovely post for May Day and lovely photo also for Little Things ~ xoxo

    artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

  5. I love cheerful Daffies! Enjoy them and thank you for joining us today!

  6. Such a beautiful poem! I shall check out the give-away, thanks!

  7. Like a yellow dream my dear!


  8. Beautiful! I love daffodils! Congratulations on being featured. That's quite an honor :)

  9. A lovely splash of colour.

  10. -chuckle- how very, very faerie like. :-)))))

  11. Your daffodils are finding their full beauty just as mine are totally spent, nothing left but green foliage. Enjoy!

  12. Beautiful! Love the poem and thanks so much for the shout out about my give away. Best of luck! thanks for sharing with SYC.


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