Quotation by Henry Carey

But when my seven long years are out,
O, then I'll marry Sally;
O, then we'll wed, and then we'll bed—
But not in our alley!
Henry Carey (1693?–1743), British poet. Sally in Our Alley (l. 53–56). . .

New Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250–1950. Helen Gardner, ed. (1972) Oxford University Press.
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