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" There's a sweet little cherub that sits up aloft, To keep watch for the life of poor Jack! "
The Perfect Gentleman, Or, Etiquette and Eloquence: A Book of Information ... - Page 142
by Gentleman, Dick & Fitzgerald - 1860 - 335 pages
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The goldfinch, being a collection of the most esteemed modern songs in the ...

Goldfinch - 1805
...; For,sayshe, do you mind me, Ut storms e'er so oft lake the top-sails of sailors aback, Tlicre's a sweet little cherub that sits up aloft, To keep watch for the life uf poor Jack ! I said to our Poll (for, d'ye tee, she would cry), When test we weigh'd anchor for sea;...
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Ashburner's new vocal and poetic repository, selected by Queery Queerum

George Ashburner - 1807
...For, says lie, do you mind me, let storms e'er so oft, Take the top-sails of sailors a-back; There's a sweet little cherub that sits up aloft, To keep watch for the life of Poor Jack. I said to our Poll (for d'ye see she would cry) When last we weigh'd anchor for sea, "Wha» argufies...
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The roundelay; a selection of comic, martial, naval and sentimental songs

Roundelay - 1815
...For, says he, do you mind me, let storms, e'er so oft, Take the top-sails of sailors aback, There 'sa sweet little cherub that sits up aloft, To keep watch for the life of poor Jack. J said to our Poll, (for, d' ye see she would cry,) When last we weigh'd anchor for sea, What argufies...
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Elegant extracts

Elegant extracts - English poetry - 1816 - 1064 pages
...all '$ a hazard : come don't be so Perhaps I may laughing come back ; [soft, For, d'ye see, there's a cherub that sits up aloft To keep watch for the life of Poor Jack. D 'ye mind me, a sailor should be every inch All as one as a piece of the ship, And with her brave...
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The pocket encyclopedia of Scottish, English, and Irish songs, selected from ...

Scottish songs - 1816
...don't think me a milk-sop so soft, To be taken for trifles aback; For they say there's a Providence sits up aloft, To keep watch for the life of poor Jack. Why, I heard the good chaplain palaver one day About souls, heav'n, mercy, and such, And, my timbers...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 9

England - 1821
...consequence, there is no idea more thoroughly imbued in sailors, than that of a particular Providence — " A sweet little cherub that sits up aloft, to keep watch for the life of poor Jack." — We are desirous of speaking to this point very directly, because we believe a good deal of misapprehension...
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The Paisley magazine

...foam is sure to overwhelm him, he cumWts himself with the belief that " A sweet little cherub still sits up aloft To keep watch for the life of poor Jack." Come, come, Sum, belay there, if you please, that brandy and lime juice handed you by Tom Norris, has...
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The United Service Journal and Naval and Military Magazine, Part 2

English periodicals - 1833
...Providence, however, drove us clear of the danger, and strongly proved to our grateful minds, that there's A sweet little cherub that sits up aloft, To keep watch for the life of poor Jack. About nine, the storm began to abate, the ship was got before the wind, under close-reefed fore top-sail,...
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Memoirs of a Manager: Or, Life's Stage with New Scenery, Volume 2

Henry Lee - Theater - 1830
...lamb !" and " when on board" — he " braves all ! dreads nought !" for he knows that " There is a little cherub that sits up aloft to keep watch for the life of poor Jack !" I think the English Navy, as well as the English nation, have thus Ibeen greatly served by Mr. Dibdin....
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The Norwich Minstrel, Containing Several Hundred of the Most Admired and ...

English poetry - 1831 - 255 pages
...For, says he, do you mind me, let storms e'er so 6ft Take the top-sails of sailors aback, There's a sweet little cherub that sits up aloft, To keep watch for the life of poor Jack. I said to our Poll, for, you see, she would cry, When last we weighed anchor for sea, What argufies...
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