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Quotation by James Whitcomb Riley
a feller is a-feelin' at his best, With the risin' sun to greet him from a night of peaceful rest, As he leaves the house, bare-headed, and goes out to feed the stock, When the frost is on the punkin and the fodder's in the shock.
James Whitcomb Riley (1849–1916), U.S. poet. When the Frost Is on the Punkin (l. 5–8). . .
Oxford Book of American Light Verse, The. William Harmon, ed. (1979) Oxford University Press.
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