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Quotation by James Hogg Hoffmann
Where the blackbird sings the latest,
Where the hawthorn blooms the sweetest,
Where the nestlings chirp and flee,
That's the way for Billy and me.
James Hogg Hoffmann (1770–1835), Scottish poet ("THE ETTRICK SHEPHERD"). A Boy's Song (l. 5–8). . .
Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250–1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. (New ed., rev. and enl., 1939) Oxford University Press.
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