By Thomas B. Crane
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AT Versailles, as perhaps you have heard, Countless pictures ot fights Form the chief of the sights: Could so many great No wonder have ever occurred? battles our children the gardens preferred For the fountains were really so pretty a That Bertie declared It and was better I think he was right- to play Like the fountains Than such all day, terrible battles to fight. 45 : sight, 46 FONTAINE DES INNOCENTS this pretty fountain ROUND Sparrows In gather ; sparkling waters dip, its From its basin freely sip, Round about their fountain and happy Safe here the year all Little That all play, the day; "innocents" are they.
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45 : sight, 46 FONTAINE DES INNOCENTS this pretty fountain ROUND Sparrows In gather ; sparkling waters dip, its From its basin freely sip, Round about their fountain and happy Safe here the year all Little That all play, the day; "innocents" are they. Antoine, bread in hand is See him by his mother stand Saucy little ; : birdies spy Antoine's bread, and at it fly, Trying each to get a share, Frightening little Antoine there. Antoine does not wish to share, Thinks the bread is his right, all Just to suit his appetite.
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