Henry Fielding

(1707-1754 / England)

Henry Fielding Poems

1. A Pipe Of Tobacco 10/2/2010

A Pipe Of Tobacco

Let the learned talk of books,
The glutton of cooks,
The lover of Celia's soft smackā€”O!
No mortal can boast
So noble a toast
As a pipe of accepted tobacco.

Let the soldier for fame,
And a general's name,

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