published in: The New England Magazine / Volume 15, Issue 3. November 1893.
186801LuckAbbie Farwell Brown1893
I sought a four-leaved clover,—
The grass was gemmed with dew,—
I searched the meadow over
To find a four-leaved clover;
I was a lucky rover,—
You sought the charm-grass, too,
And seeking luck and clover
I found it—finding you.
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