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But I'll do my best a gude wife ay to be,
For auld Robin Gray he is kind unto me.
I was a modest, good-humoured boy. It is Oxford that has made me insufferable.
Now you courtly dames and knights,
That study only strange delights,
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No more shall the war cry sever,
Or the winding rivers be red:
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I often think how much easier the world would have been to manage if Herr Hitler and Signor Mussolini had been at Oxford.
O, Nelly Gray! O, Nelly Gray!
Is this your love so warm?
The love that loves a scarlet coat
Should be more uniform!
poor Felix Randal;
How far from then forethought of, all thy more boisterous years,
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headland beyond stormy headland plunging like dolphins through the
gray sea-smoke
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I saw the spires of Oxford
As I was passing by,
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There in the twilight cold and gray,
Lifeless, but beautiful, he lay,
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