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And dangers little known,
To reach the distant coast;
Or all the toil is loft.
THE MODERN PATRIOT.
I. REBELLION is my theme all day;
I only wish 'twould come
On t'other side the Atlantic,
But most fo when most frantic,
That man shall be my toast,
The choiceft flowers the bears,
Though some folks can't endure them,
Such ftrings for all who need 'em
Then farewell British freedom.
SOME NAMES OF LITTLE NOTE
RECORDED IN THE BIOGRAPHIA BRITANNICA.
OH, fond attempt to give a deathless lot
So when a child, as playful children use,
R E PORT
OF AN ADJUDGED CASE, NOT TO BE FOUND IN
ANY OF THE BOOKS.
The spectacles set them unhappily wrong;
With a great deal of skill, and a wig full of learning;
And your lordship, he said, will undoubtedly find
Your lordship observes they are made with a straddle, As wide as the ridge of the Nose is; in short,
Designed to fit close to it, just like a saddle.
('Tis a case that has happened, and may be again) That the visage or countenance had not a Nose, Pray who would, or who could, wear spectacles then?
With a reasoning, the court will never condemn, That the spectacles plainly were made for the Nose, And the Nose was as plainly intended for them.
He pleaded again in behalf of the Eyes :
Decisive and clear, without one if or but-
By day-light or candle-light-Eyes should be shut!