The Light Princess And Other Stories Classic Fairytales

Includes The Giant's Heart & the Shadows, By George MacDonald

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THE GIANTS HEART.
What will you sing about, Light in or light out ? "
" Sing about the light
Gone away; Down, away, and out of sightó
Poor lost day! Mourning for the day dead, O'er his dim bed."
The nightingale sang so sweetly, that the child≠ren would have fallen asleep but for fear of losing any of the song. When the nightingale stopped they got up and wandered on. They did not know where they were going, but they thought it best to keep going on, because then they might come upon something or other. They were very sorry they had forgotten to ask the nightingale about the eagle's nest, but his music had put every≠thing else out of their heads. They resolved, however, not to forget the next time they had a chance. So they went on and on, till they were
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