Marriott Edgar

(1880 - 1951 / Kirkcudbright / Scotland)

Magna Carta


I'll tell of the Magna Charter
As were signed at the Barons' command
On Runningmead Island in t' middle of t' Thames
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  • No Ta (12/31/2006 9:05:00 PM)

    Those at the abode of TVBNL this New Years Eve and now day... would have had this poem brilliantly recited, all 19 stanzas by TVBNL himself. I enjoyed it nearly as well as the firework display he put on for his assembled guests. Check out the related blog http: //themartianobserver.blogspot.com/2007/01/unhappy-new-year.html (Report) Reply

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