And everybody praised the Duke,
Who this great fight did win.'
'But what good came of it at last?'
Quoth little Peterkin.
'Why that I cannot tell', said he,
'But 'twas a famous victory. Fighting
| Robert Southey quote
Curses are like young chickens, they always come home to roost (the Curse of Kehama) Robert Southey quote
If you would be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams - the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn Robert Southey quote
English poet and writer 1774-1843