John Bannister Tabb

1845-1909 / the United States

Jack-'O-Lantern

'Jack-o'-lantern, Jack-o'-Lantern,
Tell me where you hide by day?'
'In the cradle where the vapours
Dream the sunlit hours away.'
'Jack-o'-Lantern, Jack-o'-Lantern,
Who rekindles you at night?'
'Any firefly in the meadow
Lends a Jack-o'-Lantern light.'
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