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" Here lies Fred, Who was alive, and is dead. Had it been his father, I had much rather. Had it been his brother, Still better than another. Had it been his sister, No one would have missed her. Had it been the whole generation, Still better for the nation.... "
Once a Week - Page 379
edited by - 1870
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The Sporting magazine; or Monthly calendar of the transactions of the turf ...

676 pages
...upon him was only too just : Here lie« Fred, Who was alive, and is dead. Had it been his father, I had much rather ; Had it been his brother, Still better...Had it been his sister, No one would have missed her ; Had it been the whole generation, Still better for the nation ; But since 'tis only Fred, Who was...
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The Polyanthos

1812 - 302 pages
...At that time, the fine for being in boots was ten groats. EPITAPH. Here lies honest Ned, Because he is dead : Had it been his father We had much rather ; Had it been his mother, Then better than t'other ; Had it been his sister, We should not have miss'd her ; But since...
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Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 11

1822 - 496 pages
...OF FREDERICK, PRINCE OB WALES. Here lies Fred, Who was alive and is dead. Had it been his father, I had much rather : Had it been his brother, Still better...Had it been his sister, No one would have missed her ; Had it been the whole generation, Still better for the nation ; But since 'tis only Fred, Who was...
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Church-yard gleanings and epigrammatic scraps, a collection of epitaphs and ...

William Pulleyn - 1829 - 302 pages
...FREDERIC, LATE DUKE OF CUMBERLAND. Here lies Fred, Who was alive and is dead. Had it been his Father, I had much rather; Had it been his Brother, Still better...Had it been his Sister, No one would have missed her ; Had it been the whole generation, Still better for the Nation ; But since 'tis only Fred, Who was...
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Jacobite Minstrelsy: With Notes Illustrative of the Text and Containing ...

1828 - 398 pages
...Honourable Miss Rollo by the same gossiping author :— Here lies Prince Fede, Gone down among the dead. Had it been his father, We had much rather ; Had it been his mother, Belter than any other; Had it been his sister, Few would have missed her ; Had it been the...
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The Tatler: A Daily Journal of Literature and the Stage, Volume 4

Leigh Hunt - 1832 - 306 pages
...Fred, Who was alive as is dead ; Had it been his father, 1 had much rather ; Had it been his broiher, Still better than another ; Had it been his sister, No one would have missed her ; Had it been the whole generation, Still better for the nation ; But since 'tis only Fred, Who was...
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Leigh Hunt's London Journal, Volumes 1-2

Leigh Hunt - 1834 - 680 pages
...rebellion. Frederick was familiarly termed Feckie and Fed, " Here lies Prince Fed, Gone down among the dead. Had it been his father, We had much rather; Had it been his mother, Better than any other ; Had it been her sister, Few would have missed her ; Had it been the...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham, Volume 8

Englishmen - 1836 - 268 pages
...proposed for his epitaph : — " Here lies Fred, Who was alive, and is dead. Had it been his father, I had much rather ; Had it been his brother, Still better...another ; Had it been his sister, No one would have miss'd her ; Had it been the whole generation, Still better for the nation ; But since 'tis only Fred,...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 42

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - 1857 - 672 pages
...the royal family one and all : Here lies Fred, Who was alive and is dead : Had it been his father, I had much rather ; Had it been his brother, Still better...Had it been his sister, No one would have missed her ; Had it been the whole generation, Still better for the nation : But since 'tis only Fred, Who was...
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'.

John William Carleton - 1869 - 658 pages
...upon him was only too just : Here lies Fred, V, h« was alive, and is dead. Had it been his father, I had much rather ; Had it been his brother, Still better...Had it been his sister, No one would have missed her ; Had it been the whole generation. Still better for the nation ; But since 'tis only Fred, Who was...
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