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A Ballad Of The French Fleet. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth)

Rating: 2.5

A fleet with flags arrayed
Sailed from the port of Brest,
And the Admiral's ship displayed
The signal: 'Steer southwest.'
For this Admiral D'Anville
Had sworn by cross and crown
To ravage with fire and steel
Our helpless Boston Town.

There were rumors in the street,

In the houses there was fear
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Samayita Ghosh 06 June 2018

to long poem

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* Sunprincess * 23 August 2015

....truly incredible and unforgettable..love this ?

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Norman Mann 26 July 2010

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