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The Charge of the Trite Brigade

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The Charge of the Trite Brigade

By Altered lord Tenement

Half a plague, half intrigue,

Half a rogue honoured.

All in the alley of debt

Strode the quick hungered

Homeward, the trite brigade!

Charge for the goods he said:

Into the alley of debt

Strode the quick hungered

Homeward, the trite brigade!

Was there a deputy dismay’d?

Not tho’ the elders knew

Some one had blunder’d:

Their’s not to give the eye,

Their’s not to clean the sty,

Their’s but to milk and vie:

Down a blind alley of debt

Strode the quick hungered.


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