Henry, A New Year's address of Richard and George (ca1787)
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MSS p45-48, PJ New Year's 1787, signed Richard and George

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Before the friends of Mr . Power B-IH0-F-AO1-R DH-AH0 F-R-EH1-N-D-Z AH1-V M-IH1-S-T-ER0 P-AW1-ER0 HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.167 /AllW 0.066
In this good-natur'd happy hour IH0-N DH-IH1-S G-UH1-D-N-EY1-CH-ER0-D HH-AE1-P-IY0 AW1-ER0 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Respectfully we both appear R-IH0-S-P-EH1-K-T-F-AH0-L-IY0 W-IY1 B-OW1-TH AH0-P-IH1-R HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
And wish you all a Happy Year . AH0-N-D W-IH1-SH Y-UW1 AO1-L AH0 HH-AE1-P-IY0 Y-IH1-R HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
You see in us a brace of chickens Y-UW1 S-IY1 IH0-N AH1-S AH0 B-R-EY1-S AH1-V CH-IH1-K-AH0-N-Z HF-MF Hfav 2 2 /LinW 0.250 /AllW 0.066
Who , as the plot of nations thickens , HH-UW1 AE1-Z DH-AH0 P-L-AA1-T AH1-V N-EY1-SH-AH0-N-Z TH-IH1-K-AH0-N-Z HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
Deal at your doors each Wednesday morn D-IY1-L AE1-T Y-AO1-R D-AO1-R-Z IY1-CH W-EH1-N-Z-D-IY0 M-AO1-R-N HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
The sun-shine of the week - or storm . DH-AH0 S-AH-N-SH-AY-N AH1-V DH-AH0 W-IY1-K AO1-R S-T-AO1-R-M HF-MF Hfav 2 2 /LinW 0.286 /AllW 0.066
When earth quakes make old chimnies rattle W-EH1-N ER1-TH K-W-EY1-K-S M-EY1-K OW1-L-D CH-IH1-M-N-IY0-Z R-AE1-T-AH0-L HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Or gossips in a corner tattle AO1-R G-AA1-S-AH0-P-S IH0-N AH0 K-AO1-R-N-ER0 T-AE1-T-AH0-L HF-MF Hfav 2 2 /LinW 0.333 /AllW 0.066
Or twenty pumpkins in a row AO1-R T-W-EH1-N-T-IY0 P-AH1-M-P-K-AH0-N-Z IH0-N AH0 R-OW1 HF-MF Hfav 2 2 /LinW 0.333 /AllW 0.066
Enormous on one tendril grow . IH0-N-AO1-R-M-AH0-S AA1-N W-AH1-N T-EH-N-D-R-IH-L G-R-OW1 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
When flush'd with wine ( the modern nectar ) W-EH1-N F-L-AH1-SH-T W-IH1-DH W-AY1-N DH-AH0 M-AA1-D-ER0-N N-EH1-K-T-ER0 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Two Beaus as bluff & bold as Hector T-UW1 B-OW1-Z AE1-Z B-L-AH1-F AH-N-D B-OW1-L-D AE1-Z HH-EH1-K-T-ER0 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Like lions meet and nobly dare L-AY1-K L-AY1-AH0-N-Z M-IY1-T AH0-N-D N-AA1-B-L-IY0 D-EH1-R HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
To flash their pistols in the air . T-UW1 F-L-AE1-SH DH-EH1-R P-IH1-S-T-AH0-L-Z IH0-N DH-AH0 EH1-R HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
When sons of Neptune stoutly try W-EH1-N S-AH1-N-Z AH1-V N-EH1-P-T-UW0-N S-T-AW1-T-L-IY0 T-R-AY1 HF-MF Mfav 1 1 /LinW 0.167 /AllW 0.032
Who shall affirm the toughest lye HH-UW1 SH-AE1-L AH0-F-ER1-M DH-AH0 T-AH1-F-AH0-S-T L-AY1 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
And swear they saw a fish , complete AH0-N-D S-W-EH1-R DH-EY1 S-AO1 AH0 F-IH1-SH K-AH0-M-P-L-IY1-T HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
From stem to stern , twelve thousand feet . F-R-AH1-M S-T-EH1-M T-UW1 S-T-ER1-N T-W-EH1-L-V TH-AW1-Z-AH0-N-D F-IY1-T HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
When three grim tygers make their dinners W-EH1-N TH-R-IY1 G-R-IH1-M T-AY1-G-ER0-Z M-EY1-K DH-EH1-R D-IH1-N-ER0-Z HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Upon at least a dozen sinners AH0-P-AA1-N AE1-T L-IY1-S-T AH0 D-AH1-Z-AH0-N S-IH1-N-ER0-Z HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
When Cupid's arrows don't miscarry W-EH1-N K-Y-UW-P-IH-D-Z AE1-R-OW0-Z B-AH0-L-IH1-N-D-AH0-Z M-IH1-S-K-EH1-R-IY0 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
And lovers meet - & meeting marry : AH0-N-D L-AH1-V-ER0-Z M-IY1-T AH-N-D M-IY1-T-IH0-NG M-EH1-R-IY0 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
When these events and thousands more W-EH1-N DH-IY1-Z IH0-V-EH1-N-T-S AH0-N-D TH-AW1-Z-AH0-N-D-Z M-AO1-R HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.167 /AllW 0.066
Are acted - or not acted o'er AA1-R AE1-K-T-AH0-D AO1-R N-AA1-T AE1-K-T-AH0-D AO-R HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
The Country Journal ever ready DH-AH0 K-AH1-N-T-R-IY0 JH-ER1-N-AH0-L EH1-V-ER0 R-EH1-D-IY0 HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.200 /AllW 0.066
To seize its prey , all keen and steady T-UW1 S-IY1-Z IH1-T-S P-R-EY1 AO1-L K-IY1-N AH0-N-D S-T-EH1-D-IY0 HF-MF Hfav 2 2 /LinW 0.250 /AllW 0.066
Pursues the tidings as they rise , P-ER0-S-UW1-Z DH-AH0 T-AY1-D-IH0-NG-Z AE1-Z DH-EY1 R-AY1-Z HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
And plunders all as lawful prize : AH0-N-D P-L-AH1-N-D-ER0-Z AO1-L AE1-Z L-AO1-F-AH0-L P-R-AY1-Z HF-MF Hfav Mfav 2 1 1 /LinW 0.167 0.167 /AllW 0.066 0.032
While we , the mercuries of the day , W-AY1-L W-IY1 DH-AH0 M-ER1-K-Y-ER0-IY0-Z AH1-V DH-AH0 D-EY1 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Deliver at your feet the prey . D-IH0-L-IH1-V-ER0 AE1-T Y-AO1-R F-IY1-T DH-AH0 P-R-EY1 HF-MF Hfav Mfav 2 1 1 /LinW 0.167 0.167 /AllW 0.066 0.032
Tho suns shine clear , or tempests growl , DH-OW1 S-AH1-N-Z SH-AY1-N K-L-IH1-R AO1-R T-EH-M-P-AH-S-T-S G-R-AW1-L HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Mild zephyrs fan or whirlwinds howl ; M-AY1-L-D Z-EH1-F-ER0-Z F-AE1-N AO1-R W-ER1-L-W-IH2-N-D-Z HH-AW1-L HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Tho cold snows fly , or hailstones rattle DH-OW1 K-OW1-L-D S-N-OW1-Z F-L-AY1 AO1-R HH-EY1-L-S-T-OW2-N-Z R-AE1-T-AH0-L HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
And ev'ry element's in battle : AH0-N-D EH-V-R-IY K-Y-UW-P-IH-D-Z IH0-N B-AE1-T-AH0-L HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.200 /AllW 0.066
Thro thick and thin and thin and thick TH-R-UW1 TH-IH1-K AH0-N-D TH-IH1-N AH0-N-D TH-IH1-N AH0-N-D TH-IH1-K HF-MF Hfav 2 2 /LinW 0.250 /AllW 0.066
Go flound'ring on poor George and Dick ! G-OW1 F-L-AW1-N-D-ER0-IH0-NG AA1-N P-UW1-R JH-AO1-R-JH AH0-N-D D-IH1-K HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Nor care a button for disasters N-AO1-R K-EH1-R AH0 B-AH1-T-AH0-N F-AO1-R D-IH0-Z-AE1-S-T-ER0-Z HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.167 /AllW 0.066
So you're contented gentle masters . S-OW1 Y-AO1-R K-AH0-N-T-EH1-N-T-AH0-D JH-EH1-N-T-AH0-L M-AE1-S-T-ER0-Z HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
And now the end of all this clatter AH0-N-D N-AW1 DH-AH0 EH1-N-D AH1-V AO1-L DH-IH1-S K-L-AE1-T-ER0 HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Is but a small and trifling matter ; IH1-Z B-AH1-T AH0 S-M-AO1-L AH0-N-D T-R-AY1-F-L-IH0-NG M-AE1-T-ER0 HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
A puny six pence or a shilling AH0 P-Y-UW1-N-IY0 S-IH1-K-S P-EH1-N-S AO1-R AH0 SH-IH1-L-IH0-NG HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
From willing souls to souls as willing . F-R-AH1-M W-IH1-L-IH0-NG S-OW1-L-Z T-UW1 S-OW1-L-Z AE1-Z W-IH1-L-IH0-NG HF-MF Mfav 2 2 /LinW 0.286 /AllW 0.032
And here to you our gen'rous donors AH0-N-D HH-IY1-R T-UW1 Y-UW1 AW1-ER0 JH-EH1-N-R-AH0-S D-OW1-N-ER0-Z HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
We pledge our sacred words of honours W-IY1 P-L-EH1-JH AW1-ER0 S-EY1-K-R-AH0-D W-ER1-D-Z AH1-V AA1-N-ER0-Z HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
No valrous rooster by our deed N-OW1 V-AE-L-R-AH-S R-UW1-S-T-ER0 B-AY1 AW1-ER0 D-IY1-D HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Shall on the field of battle bleed . SH-AE1-L AA1-N DH-AH0 F-IY1-L-D AH1-V B-AE1-T-AH0-L B-L-IY1-D HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
Nor by our too-well-aimed ball N-AO1-R B-AY1 AW1-ER0 T-UW1-W-EH1-L-EY1-M-D B-AO1-L HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
The hapless , flutt'ring turkey fall : DH-AH0 HH-AE1-P-L-AH0-S F-L-AH-T-R-IH-NG T-ER1-K-IY0 F-AO1-L HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
No deep-charged muskets thund'ring roar N-OW1 D-IY1-P-CH-AA2-R-JH-D M-AH1-S-K-AH0-T-Z TH-AH-N-D-R-IH-NG R-AO1-R HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Beneath the peaceful burghers door , B-IH0-N-IY1-TH DH-AH0 P-IY1-S-F-AH0-L B-ER0-G-ER0-Z D-AO1-R HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.200 /AllW 0.066
Shall tell the sleeping folks within SH-AE1-L T-EH1-L DH-AH0 S-L-IY1-P-IH0-NG F-OW1-K-S W-IH0-DH-IH1-N HF-MF Hfav Mfav 2 1 1 /LinW 0.167 0.167 /AllW 0.066 0.032
That mighty New Year doth begin . DH-AE1-T M-AY1-T-IY0 N-UW1 Y-IH1-R D-AO1-TH B-IH0-G-IH1-N HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
Like civil ( chubs ) we will retire L-AY1-K S-IH1-V-AH0-L CH-AH-B-Z W-IY1 W-IH1-L R-IH0-T-AY1-R HF-MF Mfav 1 1 /LinW 0.167 /AllW 0.032
And by a snug and social fire AH0-N-D B-AY1 AH0 S-N-AH1-G AH0-N-D S-OW1-SH-AH0-L F-AY1-ER0 HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
With cakes of season on the board W-IH1-DH K-EY1-K-S AH1-V S-IY1-Z-AH0-N AA1-N DH-AH0 B-AO1-R-D HF-MF Hfav 1 1 /LinW 0.143 /AllW 0.066
Collected from each housewife's hoard K-AH0-L-EH1-K-T-AH0-D F-R-AH1-M IY1-CH HH-AW-S-W-AY-F-S HH-AO1-R-D HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
We'll push the glass of mead about W-IY1-L P-UH1-SH DH-AH0 G-L-AE1-S AH1-V M-IY1-D AH0-B-AW1-T HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW
And laugh the tedious ev'ning out . AH0-N-D L-AE1-F DH-AH0 T-IY1-D-IY0-AH0-S IY1-V-N-IH0-NG AW1-T HF-MF 0 /LinW /AllW

HF-MF Pair Totals for this Poem Hfav Mfav 29 7 0.28% 0.07%