by Louisa May Alcott
"Pondering shadows, colors, clouds
Grass-buds, and caterpillar shrouds
Boughs on which the wild bees settle,
Tints that spot the violet's petal."
FOR WHOM THEY WERE FANCIED,
THESE FLOWER FABLES
BY HER FRIEND,
Boston, Dec. 9, 1854.
The Frost King: or, The Power of Love