James Whitcomb Riley quotes - 5 of
A-list'nin' to the witch-tales 'at Annie tells about,
An' the Gobble-uns 'at gits you ...
Little Orphant Annie's come to our house to stay,
An' wash the cups an' saucers up, an' brush the crumbs away,
the ache here in the throat,
To know that I so ill deserve the place Her arms make for me;
a feller is a-feelin' at his best,
With the risin' sun to greet him from a night of peaceful rest, ...
When the frost is on the punkin and the fodder's in the shock,
And you hear the kyouck and gobble of the struttin' turkey-coc ...
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