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Hilaire Belloc

(27 July 1870 – 16 July 1953 / La Celle-Saint-Cloud)

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
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  • Chet Bauch (4/30/2007 10:03:00 AM)

    It's a wonderful ditty that should be put to a tune to make it easy to recite. (Report) Reply

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