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Thread #14465   Message #374000
Posted By: Micca
13-Jan-01 - 01:58 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: Railroad tracks
Subject: RE: BS: Railroad tracks
To pick up wildlones comment
Before the ronmans came to Rye or out to Severn strode
The Rolling English drunkard made the rolling English road
A reeling road, a rolling road, That rambled round the shire
........ and for to fight the Frenchman I did not much desire....
but I did bash their baggonets because them came arrayed
to straighten out the crooked road and English drunkard made