To Portsmouth! To Portsmouth! It is a gallant town:
And there we will have a quart of wine with a nutmeg brown,
The gallant ship, tje Mermaid, the Lion, hanging stout,
Did make us to spend there our sixteen pence all out.
Submitted by Linda Godry
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