Anonymous British Poems

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1.
Whether The Weather Be Fine

Whether the weather be fine
Or whether the weather be not,
Whether the weather be cold
Or whether the weather be hot,
We'll weather the weather
Whatever the weather,
Whether we like it or not.
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2.
There Is No Indispensable Man

Sometime when you're feeling important;
Sometime when your ego's in bloom
Sometime when you take it for granted
You're the best qualified in the room,
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3.
The Demon Lover

'O where have you been, my long, long love,
This long seven years and mair?'
'O I'm come to seek my former vows
Ye graunted me before.'
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4.
The Frog

What a wonderful bird the frog are!
When he stands he sit almost;
When he hop he fly almost.
He ain't got no sense hardly;
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5.
I Know My Love

I KNOW my Love by his way of walking,
And I know my love by his way of talking,
And I know my love dressed in a suit of blue,
And if my Love leaves me, what will I do?
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6.
Sunset Thoughts

How beautiful the setting sun
Reposes o'er the wave!
Like Virtue, life's drear warfare done,
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7.
Yesterdays Flowers

Yesterday's flowers am I,
And I have drunk my last sweet draught of dew.
Young maidens came and sang me to my death;
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8.
Scarborough Fair

Are you going to Scarborough Fair?
Parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme;
Remember me to one who lives there,
For once she was a true lover of mine.
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9.
Out In The Fields With God

The little cares that fretted me
I lost them yesterday
Among the fields, above the sea,
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10.
Limericks: The History Of Sixteen Wonderful Old Women

MISTRESS TOWL

There was an Old Woman named Towl
Who went out to Sea with her Owl,
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