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Through the Looking Glass: And What Alice Saw There (Classic Reprint)

The following computer-generated description may contain errors and does not represent the quality of the book.Child of the pure unclouded brow And dreaming eyes of wonder! Though time be fleet, and I and thou Are half a mile asunder, Thy loving smile will surely hail The love-gift of a fairy-tale. I have not seen thy sunny face, Nor heard thy silver laughter: No thought of me shall find a place In thy young lifes hereafter Enough that now thou wilt not fail To listr: No thought of me shall find a place In thy young lifes hereafter Enough that now thou wilt not fail To listen to my fairy-tale. A tale begun in other days, When summer suns were glowing A simple chime, that served to time The rhythm of our rowing Whose echoes live in memory yet, Though envious years would say forget.1 Come, hearken then, ere voice of dread, With bitter tidings laden, Shall summon to unwelcome bed A melancholy maiden! We are but older children, dear, Who fret to find our bedtime near.This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally-enhance the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.Tags: looking glass time red white head knight cried round looked dumpty think humpty moment tone eyes hands voice ill didnt read more