Be devout. Be good. Then I will smile
down from heaven in the seam of a cloud. (25-26)
The man took another wife who had
two daughters, pretty enough
but with hearts like blackjacks.
Cinderella was their maid. (27-30)
Cinderella begged to go too.
Her stepmother threw a dish of lentils
into the cinders and said: Pick them
up in an hour and you shall go. (46-49)