welsh rare bit quotes

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The populations of Pwllheli, Criccieth,
Portmadoc, Borth, Tremadoc, Penrhyndeudraeth,
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With a little bit of luck, you'll never work!
Rich and rare were the gems she wore,
And a bright gold ring on her hand she bore.
Thy tongue
Makes Welsh as sweet as ditties highly penned,
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If all the year were playing holidays,
To sport would be as tedious as to work;
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God defend me from that Welsh fairy,
Lest he transform me to a piece of cheese!
Altarwise by owl-light in the half-way house
The gentleman lay graveward with his furies;
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When I was a windy boy and a bit
And the black spit of the chapel fold,
(Sighed the old ram rod, dying of women) ...
The word of the LORD was rare in those days; visions were not widespread.
Though those who study are as many as the number of hairs on an ox, those who succeed are as rare as unicorns' horns.
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