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" His fat beeves and his beer And his merry new year Are all for the flush and the fair, Well-a-day !" " My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray : What then ? While it lasts, man, we'll live." " The poor man alone, When he hears the poor moan, Of his... "
The adventures of Hugh Trevor - Page 140
by Thomas Holcroft - 1794
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Essays, tales, &c

William Dawbarn - 1862
...want." And in an evil case his poor friend had to tell him, " My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray. What, then? While it lasts, man, we'll live." " The...moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, Well-a-day." Miss Mitford we quote as to the conclusion of the life of Thomas Holcroft. " This author, so gifted,...
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The lady's reader: with rules for a good style of reading aloud

George Vandenhoff - 1862
...Are all for the flush and the fair, — Well-a-day ! " " My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray ; What then ? while it lasts, man, we'll live ! " "...moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, — Well-a-day ! " [Lady Anne Barnard, the authoress of this tender and affecting ballad, was the daughter of James...
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The Book of Humorous Poetry

Humorous poetry - 1867 - 464 pages
...year, Are all for the flush and the fair, Well-a-day!' My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray ; What then ? While it lasts, man, we'll live. ' The...hears the poor moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, 1 WRITTEN AFTER SWIMMING FROM SESTOS TO ABYDOS. LORD BYRON. On the 3d of May 1810, while the 'Salsette'...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1872 - 558 pages
...all for the flush and the fair, Well-a-day!" " My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray: What then7 While it lasts, man, we'll live." " The poor man alone,...moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, Well-a-day!" This author, so gifted, so various, and so laborious, one of the most remarkable of self-educated men,...
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Reading and Elocution: Theoretical and Practical

Anna Randall Diehl - Elocution - 1872 - 430 pages
...Well-a-day I " "My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray; What then ? while it lasts, man, we'll live I " " The poor man alone, When he hears the poor moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, — Well-a-day I " Jlolcrofi Auld Robin Gray. WHEN the sheep are in the fauld, and the kye at hame, And a" the warld...
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Manual of Reading, in Four Parts: Orthophony, Class Methods, Gesture, and ...

H. L. D. Potter - 1873 - 418 pages
...Pity the sorrows of a poor old man, Whose trembling limbs have borne him to your door." THOMAS Moss. " The poor man alone, when he hears the poor moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give. \Vell-a-day!" THOMAS HOLCKOFT. * Melody differs from harmony in that the latter is a pleasing union...
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The Book of Humorous Poetry: With Illustrations

American wit and humor - 1875 - 464 pages
...year, Are all for the flush and the fair, Well-a-day 1' My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray ; What then ? While it lasts, man, we'll live. ' The...moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, Well-a-day I' WRITTEN AFTER SWIMMING FROM SESTOS TO ABYDOS. LORD BYRON. On the 3d of May 1810, while the 'Salsette'...
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Reading and Elocution: Theoretical and Practical

Anna Randall Diehl - Elocution - 1876 - 430 pages
...year, Are all for the flush and the fair,— Well-a-day ! " "My keg is hut low, I confess, Gaffer Gray; What then ? while it lasts, man, we'll live ! " "...moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, — Well-a-day ! " HoUm/t Anld Bobin Gray. WHEN the sheep are in the fauld, and the kye at hame, And a' the warld...
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Dick's Recitations and Readings, Issue 6

William Brisbane Dick - Readers - 1877
...Are all for the flush and the fair— 'Well-a-day !" " My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray ; What then? while it lasts, man, we'll live !" " The...moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give — Well-a-day !" THE DAWN OF REDEMPTION. JAME3 G. CLARE. See them go forth like the floods to the ocean, Gathering...
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Wine and walnuts

William Alexander Clouston - 1876
...fair, Well-a-day!" My keg is but low, I confess, Gaffer Gray ; What then ? While it lasts, man, we 'll live. " The poor man alone, When he hears the poor...moan, Of his morsel a morsel will give, Well-a-day!" A SLIGHT OMISSION. I HAPPENED to mention to my friend Simplex, that I knew an old man who, at the age...
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