Please be careful where you tread,
The Fairies are about,
Last night when I had gone to bed,
I heard them creeping out.
And wouldn’t it be a dreadful thing
To do a fairy harm?
To crush a little delicate wing,
Or bruise a tiny arm?
They’re all about the place, I know,
So do be careful where you go.
by Rose Fyleman
Rose Amy Fyleman was born on 6 March 1877 in Nottingham, England. She became a writer and a poet. She is known for her works for children, about fairies. Rose Amy Fyleman passed on at 80 years of age on 1 August 1957 in Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England.