113. A Child Should Always Say What's True

A child should always say what's true,
And speak when he is spoken to,
And behave mannerly at table:
At least as far as he is able.

Text Information
First Line: A child should always say what's true
Title: A Child Should Always Say What's True
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Meter: 8.8.9.9
Publication Date: 1936
Topic: Conduct
Tune Information
Name: CORNWALL
Meter: 8.8.9.9
Key: E♭ Major
Source: From English Carol, "I Saw Three Ships"



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