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Quotation by William Ernest Henley
It's up the spout and Charley Wag
With wipes and tickers and what not
Until the squeezer nips your scrag,
Booze and the blowens cop the lot.
William Ernest Henley (1849–1903), British poet, critic, editor. Villon's Straight Tip to All Cross Coves (l. 25–28). . .
Faber Book of Comic Verse, The. Michael Roberts and Janet Adam Smith, eds. (Rev. ed., 1974; paperback 1978) Faber and Faber.
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