- Year Published: 1913
- Language: English
- Country of Origin: England
- Source: Stevenson, R.L. (1913). A Child’s Garden of Verses. Simon & Schuster Children’s.
- Flesch–Kincaid Level: 2.4
- Word Count: 23
Stevenson, R. (1913). Auntie’s Skirts. A Child's Garden of Verses: Selected Poems (Lit2Go Edition). Retrieved September 20, 2017, from
Stevenson, Robert Louis. "Auntie’s Skirts." A Child's Garden of Verses: Selected Poems. Lit2Go Edition. 1913. Web. <>. September 20, 2017.
Robert Louis Stevenson, "Auntie’s Skirts," A Child's Garden of Verses: Selected Poems, Lit2Go Edition, (1913), accessed September 20, 2017,.
Whenever Auntie moves around,
Her dresses make a curious sound,
They trail behind her up the floor,
And trundle after through the door.