The Light Princess And Other Stories Classic Fairytales

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

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THE SHADOWS.
their song must have been something like these :
" Shadows, Shadows, Shadows all! Shadow oirtn ana funeral ! Shadow moons gleam overhead ; Over shadow-graves we tread. Shadow-hope lives, grows, and dies. Shadow-love from shadow-eyes Shadow-ward entices on To shadow-words on shadow-stone, Closing up the shadow-tale With a shadow-shadow-wail.
"Shadow-man, thou art a gloom Cast upon a shadow-tomb T                 Through the endless shadow air,
From the Shadow sitting there, On a moveless shadow-throne, Glooming through the ages gone North and south, and in and out, East and west, and all about, Flinging Shadows everywhere On the Shadow-painted air. Shadow-man, thou hast no story Nothing but a shadow-glory."
But Ralph Rinkelmann said to himself,
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