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Maud went to college.
Sadie stayed at home.
Sadie scraped life
With a fine-tooth comb.
The bright old day now dawns again; the cry runs through the the land,
In England there shall be dear bread--in Ireland, swor
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I'll sing you a new ballad, and I'll warrant it first-rate,
Of the days of that old gentleman who had that old estate;
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In those rare days, the press was seldom known to snarl or bark,
But sweetly sang of men in pow'r, like any tuneful lark;
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"Faith" is a fine invention
"Faith" is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can see--
But Microscopes are prudent
In an Emergency.
Fine Madam Would-Be, wherefore should you fear,
That love to make so well, a child to bear?
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Oh he's doing fine, Michael. Nevertheless, he's an officer and a gentleman, and that's no job for a gentleman.
Golf is a fine relief from the tensions of office, but we are a little tired of holding the bag.
Fine knacks for ladies, cheap, choice, brave and new,
Good pennyworths,--but money cannot move:
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