... The children's hearts beat gay and light ; Gathered around the Christmas tree, Or on a parent's loving knee ; For Santa Claus would come to-night ! And dainty hands with loving care 'Mid prattling of each childish tongue O'er downy pillows stockings...
The Brooklet reciter for temperance societies and bands of hope - Page 92
by Harriet A. Glazebrook - 1883
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