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" Come, bring with a noise, My merry, merry boys, The Christmas log to the firing ; While my good dame, she Bids ye all be free, And drink to your hearts "
Scenes of the Olden Time - Page 99
by William Henry Davenport Adams - 1867 - 128 pages
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Curiosities in Proverbs: A Collection of Unusual Adages, Maxims, Aphorisms ...

Proverbs - 1916 - 428 pages
...next Christmas .when they were used to kindle the new block. "Come bring with a noise, My merry, merry boys, The Christmas log to the firing, While my good dame she, Bids you all be free, And drink to your heart's desiring. "With the last year's brand Light the new block,...
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The Comforts of Home

Ralph Wilhelm Bergengren - Essays - 1918 - 106 pages
...fires, but I recall no praise of bringing in the wood. There is, to be sure, the good old song: — Come bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boys, The...to the firing; While my good dame, she Bids ye all make free, And drink to your heart's desiring. But this refers to a particular log, the Yule log (or...
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The Home Book of Verse, American and English, 1580-1918, Volume 1

American poetry - 1918 - 4009 pages
...Clement Clarke Moore [1779-1863] CEREMONIES FOR CHRISTMAS COME, bring with a noise, My merry, merry boys, The Christmas log to the firing; While my good dame, she Bids ye all be free; And drink to your hearts ' desiring. With the last year's brand Light the new block, and For good success in his spending,...
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Old Christmas and Bracebridge Hall: From the Sketch-book of Washington Irving

Washington Irving - Christmas - 1919 - 284 pages
...luck. Herrick mentions it in one of his songs : — ' Come, bring with a noise My merrie, merrie boyes, The Christmas log to the firing : While my good dame, she Bids ye all be free, And drink to your hearts' desiring.' The Yule-clog is still burnt in many farm-houses and kitchens in England, particularly...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 121

American literature - 1918
...fires, but I recall no praise of bringing in the wood. There is, to be sure, the good old song: — Come bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boys, The...to the firing; While my good dame, she Bids ye all make free, And drink to your heart's desiring. But this refers to a particular log, the Yule log (or...
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St. Nicholas, Volume 16, Part 1

Children's literature - 1889
...short." Let us all stand up and shout for Yuletide joy. " Come, bring with a noise, My merry, merry boys, The Christmas Log to the firing, While my good dame she Bids ye all be free And drink to your health's desiring." LADY G. — Let us raise our voices in the grand old carol, " From Far Away." SIR...
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History, Tales, and Sketches

Washington Irving - Literary Collections - 1983 - 1126 pages
...ill luck. Herrick mentions it in one of his songs: Come bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boyes, The Christmas Log to the firing; While my good dame, she Bids ye all be free, And drink to your hearts desiring. The Yule clog is still burnt in many farm houses and kitchens in England, particularly...
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A Pleasing Sinne: Drink and Conviviality in Seventeenth-century England

Adam Smyth - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 214 pages
...and a welcome in drink by the dame of the house: Come, bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boyes, The Christmas Log to the firing; While my good Dame, she Bids ye all be free; And drink to your hearts desiring. Drink now the strong Beere, Cut the white loafe here, The while the meat is a shredding...
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