card was originally designed as an illustration of the following excerpt
from The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams:
Spring came, and they had long days in the garden, for wherever
the Boy went the Rabbit went too. He had rides in the wheelbarrow,
and picnics on the grass, and lovely fairy huts built for him under
the raspberry canes behind the flower border.
This particular bunny was a Christmas present from my husband several
years ago. He sits atop the mantel of our fireplace now, looking very