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'Look At The Clock!' : Patty Morgan The Milkmaid's Story

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FYTTE I.

'Look at the Clock!' quoth Winifred Pryce,
As she open'd the door to her husband's knock,
Then paus'd to give him a piece of advice,
'You nasty Warmint, look at the Clock!
Is this the way, you
Wretch, every day you
Treat her who vow'd to love and obey you?
Out all night!
Me in a fright;
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Khairul Ahsan 26 September 2020
'You intoxified brute! you insensible block! Look at the Clock! - Do! - Look at the Clock! '' - These two lines are enough to describe the rage of 'long tongued' Mrs Pryce. The poem is too big for me to complete reading, but enjoyed however much I've read.
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Dr Antony Theodore 25 September 2020
Now David Pryce Had one darling vice; Remarkably partial to anything nice, Nought that was good to him came amiss, Remarkable verse endings. a wonderful poem. tony
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L MILTON HANKINS 25 September 2020
A delightful poem worthy of its length. A great read!
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Edward Kofi Louis 25 September 2020
Clock, lock, dock! Time waits for no one! ! ! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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Ellen Ni Bheachain 25 September 2020
That was a quite a long narrative yet, very amusing.
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Mahtab Bangalee 25 September 2020
The fearful catastrophe Named in my last strophe As adding to grim Death's exploits such a vast trophy, Soon made a great noise; and the shocking fatality....great efforts on rhyming in this fabulous poem
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Deluke Muwanigwa 25 September 2020
My day has been made. This the kind of poem if my horse Wish was alive i ride to go read with pride. Lovely poem.
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