top illustration:

French-Canadian fiddler.

Clark, W. Appleton (artist). 

in The Ruling Passion. Tales of Nature and Human Nature. (p.16)

Van Dyke, Henry (author).

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons

Copyright, 1901, by Charles Scribner's Sons.

Printed by D.B. Updike, The Merrymount Press, Boston.

'He was perfectly content if she looked up now and then.'

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hearts, 2 minutes 46 seconds

bullfight (replaces presidents), 11 minutes 56 seconds

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shamrocks, 6 minutes 11 seconds

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spring, 3 minutes 25 seconds

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pumpkins, 4 minutes 4 seconds

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thanks, 7 minutes 20 seconds (2014 Nov 26)

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snow, 10 minutes 21 seconds (2014 Dec 4)

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mothers, 7 minutes 4 seconds

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