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C.D. Warner, et al., comp.
The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

John Lyly (1555?–1606)

Song of the Fairies

BY the moon we sport and play;

With the night begins our day:

As we dance the dew doth fall;

Trip it, little urchins, all,

Lightly as the little bee,

Two by two, and three by three,

And about go we, and about go we.