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Cummerland Talk: Being Short Tales and Rhymes in the Dialect of That ...
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Page 19 - Jim an' me war wed. An' menny a time I've known 'im steal, When I'd yan on me knee, To mak me start, an' than wad laugh — Ha ! Ha !
Page 19 - An' mainly what t' seamm answer com, Fra back o' t' laylick tree; He sed, "I think thoo knows who't is : Thoo knows it's nobbut me." It's twenty year an' mair sen than, An' ups an' doons we've hed; An' six fine barns hev blest us beath> Sen Jim an