William Shakespeare

(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616 / Warwickshire)

The Canakin Clink Pub Song (From 'Othello') - Poem by William Shakespeare

And let me the canakin clink, clink;
And let me the canakin clink
A soldier's a man;
A life's but a span;
Why, then, let a soldier drink.

Topic(s) of this poem: drink

Form: Limerick


Comments about The Canakin Clink Pub Song (From 'Othello') by William Shakespeare

  • Drtony Brahmin (2/11/2019 7:09:00 AM)

    A soldier's a man;
    A life's but a span;
    Why, then, let a soldier drink. yes let the soldier drink........... very fine poem. tony
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  • Vaibhav Simha (11/15/2017 11:21:00 AM)

    Fine, not so great. It is just a pretty average rhyme. Quite honest. (Report)Reply

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  • (3/12/2016 2:47:00 PM)

    Superb...........................10 (Report)Reply

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  • Mr Salte (4/25/2015 7:40:00 AM)

    So we clink, clink and drink till we are full like brink.

    This' nice, Youre still my mentor, though your life the death tore
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, February 4, 2015



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