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186 Indiana University Publications, Folklore Series
12.   "There's music in the sound of bells
As o'er the hills we go; What a squeaking noise the runners make As they leave the frozen snow!"
13.    They rode to the door, and Charles jumped out
And gave his hand to her: "Why sit you there like a monument That has no power to stir?"
14.    He tore the mantle from her brow,
And the gold in her hair there shone; She was a cold and frozen corpse As cold and stiff as stone.
15.    He kissed her once, he kissed her twice;
He kissed her frozen brow; His thoughts ran back to where she said, "I'm growing warmer now."
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"Charlotta." Contributed by Miss Edith Del Hopkins, of Boonville, Indiana. Warrick County. June 27,1935. Four stanzas.
D
"The Frozen Girl" Contributed by Mrs. D. Strouse, of Danville, In­diana. Hendricks County. December 13,1935. Two stanzas.
E
"Young Charlotte." Contributed by Mr. Clinton Huppert, of Dale, Indiana. Spencer County. November 11, 1935. Four stanzas. With music.








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