The warl' what an empty space, Its honours dull an' fashious O, Ye tittl'd crew what wa'd ye do, An't were nae for the lassies O. Green grows, &c. A marquis, duke, or yet a king, The first o' honours classies O, With humble mien they must bow down, An' homage pay the lassies O. Green grows, &c. Has Bonaparte the royal art, O' rising kings in massies O; I'm sure the brute will ne'er dispute Wha rules him - it's the lassies O! Green grows, &c.
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