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Poem by Christina Georgina Rossetti


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Brown and furry
Caterpillar in a hurry,
Take your walk
To the shady leaf, or stalk,
Or what not,
Which may be the chosen spot.
No toad spy you,
Hovering bird of prey pass by you;
Spin and die,
To live again a butterfly. 



Christina Georgina Rossetti


Christina Georgina Rossetti's other poems:
  1. Rosy Maiden Winifred
  2. I Caught a Little Ladybird
  3. Once For All
  4. Lady Maggie
  5. A Pause


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