He was dressed all in fur, from his head to his
foot, And his clothes
were all tarnished with ashes and soot; A bundle of toys he
had flung on his back, And he looked like
a pedlar just opening his pack.
dressed, fur, head, foot, clothes, tarnished, ashes, bundle, toys
When my mother died I was very young,And my father sold me while yet my tongueCould scarcely cry 'weep! 'weep! 'weep!'weep!So your chimneys I sweep, and in soot I sleep.
When, mother, died, youngAnd, father, sold, me, while, yet
Leaden trumpets spit the soot of power they say"I'm on your side when nobody is, cause nobody is.Come sit right here and sleep while I slip poison in your ear"
trumpets, spit, power, side, when, nobody, cause, sit, right
The great Inventor is one who has walked forth upon the industrial world, not from universities, but from hovels; not as clad in silks and decked with honors, but as clad in fustian and grimed with soot and oil.
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