Language Arts

Name _____________________                         L.A.

Date ______________________                         Poetry

 

Hurt No Living Thing

By Christina Rossetti

 

 

 

Hurt no living thing:

Ladybird, nor butterfly,                        

Nor moth with dusty wing,                        

     Nor cricket chirping cheerily,

Nor grasshopper so light of leap

     Nor dancing gnat, nor beetle fat,

Nor harmless worms that creep.

 

 

Christina Rossetti lived from _________ to __________, in the________ century. She was ___________

 

 

 

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