The first that enters on the floor,|
His name is Captain Brown;
I think he is as smart a youth
As any in this town:
In courting of the ladies gay,
He fixes his delight;
He will not stay from them all day,
And is with them all the night.
2. The next's a tailor by his trade,
3. The next that enters on the floor,
4. Next I present unto your view|
A very worthy man;
He is a vintner, by his trade,
And Love-ale is his name.
If gentlemen propose a glass,
He seldom says 'em nay,
But does always think it's right to drink,
While other people pay.
5. The next that enters on the floor,
6. And I myself am come long since,
7. I pray who's this we've met with here,|
That tickles his trunk wame?
We've picked him up as here we came,
And cannot learn his name:
But sooner than he's go without,
I'll call him my son Tom;
And if he'll play, be it night or day,
We'll dance you "Jumping Joan".
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