Quotation by Rudyard Kipling

Walk wide o' the Widow at Windsor,
For 'alf o' Creation she owns:
We 'ave bought 'er the same with the sword an' the flame,
An' we've salted it down with our bones.
Rudyard Kipling (1865–1936), British poet. The Widow at Windsor (l. 16–19). . .

Rudyard Kipling; Complete Verse; Definitive Edition. (1989) Doubleday.
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