: Everyday Verses
: Boys And Girls Bookshelf
BY ALDEN ARTHUR KNIPE
PICTURES BY EMILIE BENSON KNIPE
I have a little wat'ring-pot,
It holds two quarts I think,
And when the days are very hot
I give the plants a drink.
They lift their heads as flowers should,
And look so green and gay;
I'm sure that if they only could,
"We thank you, Sir," they'd say.