Robin Hood preface by Howard Pyle  

rm_affbreak 46M
80 posts
6/22/2005 2:00 am

Last Read:
3/5/2006 9:27 pm

Robin Hood preface by Howard Pyle


blog entry #5
---
You who so plod amid serious things that you feel it shame to give yourself up even for a few short moments to mirth and joyousness in the land of Fancy; you who think that life hath nought to do with innocent laughter that can harm no one; these pages are not for you.
[...]
This country is not Fairyland. What is it? 'Tis the land of Fancy, and is of that pleasant kind that, when you tire of it--whisk!--you clap the leaves of this book together and 'tis gone, and you are ready for everyday life, with no harm done.

Become a member to create a blog