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There was a cat

Children Decor Literary

There was a cat

Long ago there was a cat Who swallowed a ball of yarn And when the cat had kittens They all had sweaters on

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A Fable in July

Literary

A Fable in July

I Have a Dream, a song to singTo help me cope, with anything If you see the wonder, of a fairy taleYou can take the future, even if you fail  I believe in angelsSomething good in everything I see  I believe in angelsWhen I know the time is right for meI'll cross the stream  I Have a Dream 

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June, she'll change her tune

Decor Literary

June, she'll change her tune

What is so rare as a day in June?Then, if ever, come perfect days;  Then Heaven tries earth if it be in tune,And over it softly her warm ear lays;  Whether we look, or whether we listen,We hear life murmur, or see it glisten... 

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To a butterfly

Literary

I have watched you now a full hour,Self-poised upon that yellow flower And little butterfly! indeedI know not if you sleep or feed. How motionless! -Not frozen seasMore motionless! And then What joy awaits you, when the breezeHath found you among the trees,And calls you forth again!

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Meet Sayuri

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Meet Sayuri

  9 year old Sayuri is one of our very first clients. At the time, she could barely say Parrot and Lily. Now, she won't stop saying it.  Sayuri loves to read, and when we were asked by our friends to share book recommendations for children, we were left scratching our head. Thankfully, Sayuri stepped in to remind us that as a child, she is far more qualified to recommend books to her peers than we are. We can't argue with that. We invite all the absolute hearts to enjoy Sayuri's recommendations and leave their own recommendations in the comments. Here is what we...

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