For Iris Shakespeare fiends - I mmeaaaan fans!
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- Subject: For Iris Shakespeare fiends - I mmeaaaan fans!
- From: RYFigge@aol.com
- Date: Sun, 9 Feb 1997 10:23:27 -0700 (MST)
This subject has probably been wrung dry, BUT did anyone ever think of
Tennyson's LOCKSLEY HALL? And yet it is a much quoted line:
In the Spring a fuller crimson comes upon the robin's breast;
In the Spring the wanton lapwing gets himself another crest;
In the Spring a livelier iris cbanges on the burnish'd dove;
In the Spring a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love.
of course THAT iris is not a reference to our flower, but I thought it was
Rosalie Figge in Maryland