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Poem by Christian Milne


Written on My Little Girls


PREFER this Book to idle toys,
Or romps with naughty girls and boys--
Let Learning be thy chief delight,
'Twill find thee work from morn to night;
And ne'er be backward to pursue
The path it points out to thy view:
Attend thy book, and don't be naught;
Strive to retain, whate'er thou'rt taught. 



Christian Milne


Christian Milne's other poems:
  1. Written During His Majestys Illness, February, 1804
  2. Painful Anxiety
  3. Written in September, 1804
  4. Written When My Husband Was at Sea
  5. On a Blank Leaf of the Bible


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