Dick! said he. What? said he. Fetch me my hat, said he; To Timahoe, says he; To buy the Fair, says he; And all that's there, says he. "Arrah! pay what you owe!" said he; And then you may go, says he; Well! by this and by that, says he; "Dick! Hang up my hat!" says he.
- by Anonymous / Unidentified Author, first published 1902 [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson, Baron Berners (1883 - 1950), "Dialogue between Tom Filuter and his man by Ned the dog stealer", 1921. [voice and piano] [text verified 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Malcolm Wren [Guest Editor]
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