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" My head is twice as big as yours, They therefore needs must fit. " But let me scrape the dirt away That hangs upon your face ; And stop and eat, for well you may Be in a hungry case." Said John, " It is my wedding-day, And all the world would stare, If... "
The young woman's companion; or, Female instructor [by J.A. Stewart]. - Page 422
by J A. Stewart - 1814
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - 1823 - 372 pages
...He held them up ; and, in his turn, Thus showM his ready wit — " My head is twice as big as yours, They therefore needs must fit. But let me scrape the dirt away That hangs upon your face j 9 And stop and eat — for well you may Be in a hungry case !" Said John — " It is my wedding day...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...wear, He held them up, and in his turn Thus show'd his ready wit, My head is twice as big as yours, They therefore needs must fit. But let me scrape the...and eat, for well you may Be in a hungry case. Said John—It is my wedding-day, And all the world would stare, So turning to his horse, he said, I am...
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Cowper's minor poems

William Cowper - 1825
...kind. He held them up, and iu his turn Thus show'd his ready wit — My head is twice as big as yours, They therefore needs must fit. But let me scrape the...stop and eat, for well you may Be in a hungry case. i Said John, it is my wedding-day. And all the world would stare, If wife should dine at Edmonton,...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1825 - 372 pages
...held them up ; and, in hi? tun, Thus show'd his ready wit — " My head is twice as big as yours,, They therefore needs must fit. *But let me scrape the dirt away That hangs upon your face. % JECT. VIII] And stop and eat— for well you may Be in a hungry case !" Said John — " It is my...
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The Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

1825 - 767 pages
...He held them čđ, and in his turn Thus sliow'd his ready wit j " My heaj is twice as big as yours, They therefore needs must fit. " But let me scrape the dirt away That hangs upon vour face ; And stop and eai, fur well you may lie in a hungry case," Said John, " It is my wedding-day...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1826
...kind. He held them up, and in his turn Thus show'd his ready wit, My head is twice as big as yours, They therefore needs must fit. But let me scrape the...well you may Be in a hungry case. Said John, it is my wedding day, And all the world would stare, If wife should dine at Edmonton, And I should dine at Ware....
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Poems. With an introductory essay by J. Montgomery

William Cowper - 1826
...kind. He held them up, and in his tarn Thus showed his readv wit : My head is twice as big "as yours, They therefore needs must fit. But let me scrape the...well you may Be in a hungry case. Said John — It is mv wedding-day, And all the world would stare, If wife should dine at Edmonton, And I should dine at...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1826
...kind. He held them up, and in his turn Thus show'd his ready wit, My head is twice as big as yours, They therefore needs must fit. But let me scrape the...and eat, for well you may Be in a hungry case. Said Jolm, it is my wedding day, And all the world would stare, If wife should dine at Edmonton, And I should...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1829 - 407 pages
..." It is my wedding day j' An.) folks would gape and stare, t If wife should dine at Edmonton, And J should dine at Ware !" So turning to his horse, he said, "I a>n in basic to dinej TwsiS for your pleasure you came here, You shall go back for miae." Ah ! luckless...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 240 pages
...kind. He held them up, and in his torn Thus show'd his ready wit, " My head is twice as big as year's, They therefore needs must fit. " But let me scrape...turning to his horse, he said, " I am In haste to dine; T was for your pleasure yon came here, You shall go back for mine." Ah, luckless speech, and bootless...
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