Talkin’ with the Children in Autumn, Vintage Literature

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“An’ all us other children,

when the supper things is done,

We set around the kitchen fire,

an’ has the mostest fun!

A-list’nin’ to the witch-tales

‘At Granny tells about,

An’ the Gobble -uns ‘at gits you

Ef you don’t keep a good eye out!”

-James Whitcomb Riley

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(Excerpt From a book I found in my husband’s Granny’s attic in 1989)

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