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LITTLE ROGUE !

A man and woman sitting on a bench. They are looking at each other. The man has his arm around the woman. 1/6 page.
Decorated initial letter "I". A stylized branch forms the letter, with leaves in various places.
I was sitting beside1
My destined bride, 2
One still sentimental day : 3
How I long,” said I, 4
But to make you cry, 5
And I’d kiss the bright tears away ! ”6
Fair Cecily blush’d, 7
Her voice grew hush’d, 8
I thought she would cry to be sure : 9
But she lisp’d to me, 10
Pouting prettily,11
Prevention is better than cure ! ”12