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12.5.11

The Bluebell woods...



Hidden in the bluebell woods,
underneath a tree
There’s a little Pixie shop
as jolly as can be.

Spangle dust and tinsel thread,
stuff for making spells,
everything a fairy needs
the Pixie shopman sells.

If only we were small enough
how pleasant it would be
to peek inside that little shop
underneath the tree.

F Proctor


On the playlist today..a walk in the Bluebell woods..scroll down and lets go...(so sorry but this one disappeared -blogger did it..grrr)

8 comments:

francis said...

Oh I love this poem .
It makes my day when I find such well choosen words , beautiful words .
I always learned my children at school beautiful songs and poems .
Old-fashion ones .....in dutch of course .
In english the sound of the poem is also so beautiful .
I will send you something soon . must search for it ......
Have a wonderful day !

Michelle Palmer said...

So very sweet~ perfect with the springtime song! :)
Thank you for sharing~

Mapi said...

Oh wat zou ik graag in the Bluebellwoods willen ronddwalen.
Heel voorzichtig zodat ik niets zou verstoren.
Fijne avond.
Liefs
Mapi

Castles Crowns and Cottages said...

Oh I hope that went through Nita

Castles Crowns and Cottages said...

My dearest one!

I had a huge scare this morning and was unable to log in to come visit you! I saw your post and wanted to leave a comment but I think the problem is solved...this is so lovely and seeing your visit again to my post makes MY DAY!!! Nita

Angelsdoor * Penny said...

Awww Dutchess. What a beautiful post. Takes me back to another time.
Thank you so much for visiting Bebe in the Bahama's. I am so happy you enjoyed her.
Blessings to you. Enjoy your weekend.
Penny

francis said...

Now I am beginning to understand the "boosheid " from many blogger-ladies about Blogger being out of order .....
I wrote you a comment and looking today I cannot find it ...gone ...disappeared ......
Now it is like having to write a letter all over again ....impossible .
So a new comment .
I wrote how I liked the poem and that I always learned my children in my class such beautiful poems ...in dutch of course they are 4 , 5 and 6 !
I love beautiful words and poems !
I have one , in dutch about autumn , must look for it but send it to you !
Have a wonderful weekend !

Colin and Elizabeth said...

I have known this poem for over 55 years from a book I had as a little child. Do you happen to know which book it can be found in? I lost my copy many years ago. I only remember it had a green cover! Thank you