The Legend of the Forget- Me – Not [ unknown author]

When to the flowers so beautiful The Father gave a name, There came a little blue-eyed one—- All timidily it came– And standing at the Father’s feet, And gazing in His face, It said with low and timid voice, And yet with gentle grace, ” Dear Lord, the name Thou gavest me, Alas, I have forgot.” The Father kindly looked on him and said, ” Forget- me- not.”