The Owl

Of all the brave birds that ever I see,
The owl is the fairest in her degree.
For all the day long she sits in a tree
And when the night comes away flies she.

Tu-whit, tu-woo, to whom drinks thou?
Sir knave to thee!

This song is well sung I make you a vow
And he is a knave that drinketh now,
Nose, nose, nose, nose,
And who gave thee that jolly red nose?

Cinnamon and ginger, nutmeg and cloves,
And that gave me gave me this jolly red nose.

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I seek no more the fine or gay

I’m lonesome since I crossed the hill,
And o’er the moor and valley,
Such grievous thoughts my heart do fill,
Since parting with my Sally
I seek no more the fine or gay,
For each does but remind me
How swift the hours did pass away,
With the girl I left behind me.

O ne’er shall I forget the night,
The stars were bright above me
And gently lent their silvery light
When first she vowed to love me
But now I’m bound to Brighton camp
Kind heaven, then, pray guide me
And send me safely back again,
To the …

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The Fighting Villains

Fifty I got for selling my coat,
Fifty for selling my blanket,
If ever I list for a soldier again
The devil shall be my sergeant.

Poor old soldier, poor old soldier!

Fifty I got for selling my coat,
Fifty for selling my blanket,
If ever I list for a soldier again
The devil shall be my sergeant.

Fifty I got for selling my coat,
Fifty for selling my blanket,
If ever I list for a soldier again
The devil shall be my sergeant.

Played when undesirables, both military and civilian, were drummed out of camp, or …

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The vote to leave EU was a vote to leave its so-called single market

The Relief of Lucknow

In memory of our ancestors

Non nobis

Non nobis, non nobis, Domine,

Sed nomini tuo da gloria

Not unto us O Lord, not unto us,

But unto thy name give glory

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Stop funding peer reviewed climate garbage

Through effort to the stars

2,500 ‘scientists’ CAN be wrong!