Saturday, February 11, 2012

Charade No. 25

My first, 'tis true, may be a wound,
And give both smart and woe;
But if my second's constant found,
It sooths full many a throe;
My whole in vain its edge may boast
To awe the gallant tar,
Whose valour guards the British coast,
And mocks the din of war.



usHHfan said...


ByMyFirst said...

That's it!

Melissa Thomas said...
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ByMyFirst said...

Melissa, I accidentally deleted your comment and don't know how to put it back; sorry!