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An Excellent New Ballad Entitled and Called The Bed of Roses

September, 2004

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An Excellent New Ballad
Entitled and Called
The Bed of Roses

Anon
The Morning Chronicle (April 8, 1806) [1]

BILLY PITT strips the skin from our bones,
    And brings to the grindstone our noses,
CASTLEREAGH puts us kindly to bed,
    And tells us our bed is of Roses.

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