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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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Christmas in the Olden Time, Or, The Wassail Bowl

John Mills - 1846 - 141 pages
...across it as they entered. Lifting it from the ground, all broke forth in the following strain : " Come, bring with a noise My merrie, merrie boys, The Christmas log to the firing; While the good Squire, he Bids you all be free, And drink to your heart's desiring. " With the last yeere's...
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New Curiosities of Literature & Book of the Months, Volume 2

George Soane - Fasts and feasts - 1847
...been carefully put by and preserved for that purpose, as we find it pleasantly recorded by Heyrick. " Come bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boys, The...your heart's desiring. With the last year's brand Liyht the new block, and For good success in his spending, On your psaltries play That sweet luck may...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 3-4

Anna Maria Hall - 1847
...merry boys, And drink to your heart's desiring. "With the hut year's brand Light the new block, and The Christmas log to the firing; While my good dame she Bids ye all be free, For good success in his spending, On your psaltries play, That sweet lack may Come while the log is...
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Sharpe's London Magazine of Entertainment and Instruction, for ..., Volume 3

1847
...reference to this last practice Herrick blithesomely sings : " Come bring, with a noise, My merry, merry boys, The Christmas log to the firing ; While my good dame she Bids ye all he free, And drink to your heart's desiring. " With the last year's brand Light the new block, and...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 26

Child rearing - 1847
...Come bring with a noise, my merry, merry boys, The Chi.stmas log to the firing, vVhile my good dume she — bids ye all be free, And drink to your heart's desiring. With the last yecr's brand — light the new block, and For good success in his spending, On your psaltries play...
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The Churchman's companion, Volumes 1-2

1847
...houses, the bringing of the log was an occasion of much merriment. To this allusion is made by Herrick. Come bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boys, The Christmas log to the firing With the last year's brand Light the new block, and For good success in his spending, On your psalteries...
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Sports, pastimes, and customs of London

Sports - 1847
...Herrick, we find the following illustrative stanzas : — " 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 yeer's brand— light the new...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 4

Half hours - 1847
...when the old rites of hospitality are going forward : — Come, bring with a noise, My merry, merry boys, The Christmas log to the firing , While my good dame, she With the last year's brand Light the new block, and For good success in his spending, On your psalt'ries...
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The Works of Washington Irving, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1848
...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 farmhouses and kitchens in England, particularly...
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A Glossary of Provincial Words Used in Teesdale in the County of Durham

Frederick Dinsdale - English language - 1849 - 151 pages
...sense the word occurs in the following song : " Come, bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boyes, The Christmas log to the firing : While my good dame,...all be free, And drink to your heart's desiring." Herrick. So also in the following passage : Shep. " Fye, daughter ! when my old wife liv'd, upon This...
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