William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray
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King Canute
KING CANUTE was weary hearted; he had reigned for years a score,
Battling, struggling, pushing, fighting, killing much and robbing more;
A Tragic Story
There lived a sage in days of yore,
And he a handsome pigtail wore;
But wondered much and sorrowed more,
Because it hung behind him.
To His Serving Boy
Persicos odi
Puer, apparatus;
Displicent nexae
Philyra coronae:
Come To The Greenwood Tree
Come to the greenwood tree,
Come where the dark woods be,
Dearest, O come with me!
Let us rove—O my love—O my love!
At The Church-Gate
Although I enter not,
Yet round about the spot,
Ofttimes I hover,
And near the sacred gate,
Popular Quotes
11 November 2014
It is to the middle-class we must look for the safety of England.
11 November 2014
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
11 November 2014
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
11 November 2014
Whenever he met a great man he grovelled before him, and my-lorded him as only a free-born Briton can do.
11 November 2014
Come children, let us shut up the box and the puppets, for our play is played out.


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