Kenneth Slessor

Orange, New South Wales
Kenneth Slessor
Orange, New South Wales
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A Bushranger

Rating: 2.2
Jackey Jackey gallops on a horse like a swallow
Where the carbines bark and the blackboys hollo.
When the traps give chase (may the devil take his power!)
He can ride ten mile in a quarter of an hour

Take horse and follow, and you'll hurt no feelings;
He can fly down waterfalls and jump through ceilings,
He can shoot off hats, for to have a bit of fun,
With a bulldog bigger than a buffalo-gun
Honeyed and profound in his conversation
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