Two birds on a wireOne tries to fly awayAnd the other watches him close from that wireHe says he wants to as wellBut he is a liar
Time was awayand somewhere else.
Curse away!And let me tell thee, Beauseant, a wise proverbThe Arabs have,—"Curses are like young chickens,And still come home to roost."edward bulwer-lytton
If thou would'st have me sing and playAs once I play'd and sung,First take this time-worn lute away,And bring one freshly strung.thomas moore