From the sky come falling one by one
And leaf by leaf the summer is done
One by one by one by one.
Margaret Wise Brown
“Leaves Fall Down” from Nibble, Nibble by Margaret Wise Brown. Text copyright © 1959 by William R. Scott, Inc. Renewed 1987 by Roberta Brown Rauch. Selection reprinted by permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
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Nellie Edge Small Poems of Some Delight Anthology © 1993