You're invited to an afternoon tea On Thursday beginning at three We will serve on the south veranda I await your R.S.V.P. Only the elite will be attending This formal black tie event Tea and savories will be abundant On heirloom china elegant Silver place cards will be waiting And each table will be set for four The seating chart has been well planned So please remember to look for yours The first tea of the social season Will be graced by a string quartet Dainty cakes will be served in the garden To the people of the upper class set Please be prompt, for after three We will not be accepting calls During this summer afternoon occasion For my sister and all our dolls Kathleen McCoy Eldridge© June 27, 2007 All Rights Reserved