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" I hear in the chamber above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the broad hall stair, Grave Alice and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. "
Merill's Word and Sentence Book: A Practical Speller Designed to Teach the ... - Page 30
by James Ormond Wilson - 1902 - 189 pages
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The Oxford Book of Children's Verse in America

Donald Hall - 1985 - 266 pages
...above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence: Yet I know by their merry eyes They are plotting and planning...
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Selected Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1988 - 442 pages
...above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence: Yet I know by their merry eyes They are plotting and planning...
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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - 1992 - 226 pages
...above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence: Yet I know by their merry eyes They are plotting and planning...
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Favorite Poems of Childhood

Philip Smith - 1992 - 100 pages
...above me The patter of little feet, The sounds of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence: Yet I know by their merry eyes They are plotting and planning...
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The Children's Hour

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1993 - 50 pages
...above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...broad hall stair, Grave Alice, and laughing Allegra, ' OOO And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence: Yet I know by their merry eyes They...
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Mother's Favorite Verses: Good Old Days Remembers

Ken Tate, Janice Tate - 2001 - 164 pages
...above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...Alice and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence; Yet I know by their merry eyes, They are plotting and planning...
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Favorite American Poems

Paul Negri - 2002 - 146 pages
...above me The patter of little feet, The sound of a door that is opened, And voices soft and sweet. From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence: Yet I know by their merry eyes They are plotting and planning...
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The Worry Week

Anne Morrow Lindbergh - 2003 - 148 pages
...sentimental for my taste. But I went through it with feeling that morning to loosen up my inhibitions: 45 "From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the broad hall stair, Grave Alice, and laughing Allegro, And Edith with golden hair" My voice sounded too silly to believe. I blushed in spite of myself,...
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Bartlett's Poems for Occasions

Geoffrey O'Brien, Billy Collins - 2007 - 544 pages
...little feet, THE CYCLES The sound of a door that is opened, OF LIFE And voices soft and sweet. 106 \ From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the...Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair. A whisper, and then a silence: Yet I know by their merry eyes They are plotting and planning...
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Watermelon Fall

Robert W. West - 2005 - 236 pages
...his lap as he read to them, with a little paraphrasing, Longfellow's poem, The Children's Hour. ".. .From my study I see in the lamplight, Descending the broad hall stair, Grave Regina and laughing Salina, CHAPTER 4 "Sometimes we are less unhappy in being deceived by those we...
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