1870 - 1953
Of three in One and One in three / My narrow mind would doubting be / Till Beauty, Grace and Kindness met
Who played with a Loaded Gun, and, on missing his Sister was reprimanded by his Father. / Young Algernon, the Doctor's Son, / Was playing with a Loaded Gun.
Ballade To Our Lady Of Czestochowa
I / Lady and Queen and Mystery manifold / And very Regent of the untroubled sky,
Because My Faltering Feet
Because my faltering feet may fail to dare / The first descendant of the steps of Hell / Give me the Word in time that triumphs there.
Charles Augustus Fortescue
The nicest child I ever knew / Was Charles Augustus Fortescue. / He never lost his cap, or tore
Drinking Song, On the Excellence of Burgundy Wine
My jolly fat host with your face all a-grin, / Come, open the door to us, let us come in. / A score of stout fellows who think it no sin
Who caroused in the Dirt and was corrected by His Uncle. / His Uncle came upon Franklin Hyde / Carousing in the Dirt.
Who played with a Dangerous Toy, and suffered a Catastrophe of considerable Dimensions / When George's Grandmamma was told / That George had been as good as gold,
Who was cursed with the Sin of Pride, and Became a Boot-Black. / Godolphin Horne was Nobly Born; / He held the Human Race in Scorn,
Sally is gone that was so kindly, / Sally is gone from Ha'nacker Hill / And the Briar grows ever since then so blindly;
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