Charles Mackay Quote

The king can drink the best of wine —
So can I;
And has enough when he would dine —
So have I;
And can not order rain or shine —
Nor can I.
Then where's the difference — let me see —
Betwixt my lord the king and me?


"Differences" in The Collected Songs of Charles Mackay (1859).

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The king can drink the best of wine — So can I; And has enough when he would dine — So have I; And can not order rain or shine — Nor can I....

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The king can drink the best of wine — So can I; And has enough when he would dine — So have I; And can not order rain or shine — Nor can I....

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The king can drink the best of wine — So can I; And has enough when he would dine — So have I; And can not order rain or shine — Nor can I....

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The king can drink the best of wine — So can I; And has enough when he would dine — So have I; And can not order rain or shine — Nor can I....