Ella, Lilly, Banjo & some unknown kittens

Banjo & Ella Wheeler Wilcox, author and poet. Most famous for the poem Solitude, written in 1883, which opening lines are:
“Laugh and the world laughs with you, / Weep, and you weep alone.”


“Ella Wheeler Wilcox” by Lilly Martin Spencer.


The butterfly and the cat by Lilly Martin Spencer 1875

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