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"O make your candles last for a',
You wives and maids give ear-o! To put 'em out's the only way,
Says honest John Boldero.
T. SWITHIN'S day, if thou dost rain,
For forty days it will remain : St. Swithin's day, if thou be fair,
For forty days 'twill rain na mair.
EE a pin and pick it
All the day you'll have good luck;
EEDLES and pins, needles and pins,
OUNCE BUCKRAM, velvet's dear;
MAN of words and not of deeds,
Is like a garden full of weeds;