Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Crane: The Two Crabs

"So awkward, so shambling a gait!"
Mrs. Crab did her daughter berate,
Who rejoined, "It is true
I am backward, but you
Needed lessons in walking quite late."


Source: W. J. Linton's fables in verse, with illustrations by Walter Crane: Fable 35.
Cancri Duo; Ollae Duae

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