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Daily Archives: December 21, 2012


From the December 20, 1862¬†Harper’s Weekly   WINTER. When¬†winter rains begin, And trees are yellow and thin, And every garden bed Is a couch for the dying or dead; When woods are mouldy and dank; When the sodden river bank Is gusty, and misty, and chill, And birds are dull and still; Then may you […]