Well, what’s the matter?
there’s a face What !
has it cut a vein?
And is it quite a shocking place?
Come, let us look again.
I see it bleeds,
but never mind That tiny little drop;
I don’t believe you’ll ever find That crying makes it stop.
‘Tis sad indeed to cry at pain,
For any but a baby;
If that should chance to cut a vein,
We should not wonder, may be.
But such a man as you should try
To bear a little sorrow:
So run along, and wipe your eye,
‘Twill all be well to-morrow. ~
The Cut – Ann Taylor