The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #51557   Message #786820
Posted By: Oaklet
18-Sep-02 - 01:39 PM
Thread Name: The SLOOP at BARTON (N. Lincs UK)
Subject: RE: The SLOOP at BARTON (N. Lincs UK)
Do you mean that you were packed to the gunwhales, ET? Or the pub?

Written upon the ticket on the fiddle is a love poem written by me to honour a certain Ms Penelope Rutledge. It starts

Oh how my love light's candle flickers

I am sporting it during what I have termed my yearning years. If you see me without it, you will know that I have finally split Ms Penelope Rutledge's whiskers.