The Crocuses Are Out!
    Footnotes

    “The Crocuses Are Out!” Friend, Mar. 1989, 18

    The Crocuses Are Out!

    The crocuses are out!

    A sparrow saw them from a tree

    And told a passing honeybee,

    “The crocuses are out!”

    The bee flew back and told the hive

    To spread the word about

    That spring has come at last, because

    The crocuses are out!