Hark ye, lasses
and dames, hark ye, Good meat come buy, come buy, Three pen'orths go for one penny, And a kiss is good, say I
It was at the dawn of day in the merry Maytime, when hedgerows are green and flowers bedeck the meadows; daisies pied and yellow cuckoo buds and fair primroses all along the briery hedges; when apple buds blossom and sweet birds sing, the lark at dawn of day, the throstle cock and cuckoo; when lads and lasses look upon each other with sweet thoughts; when busy housewives spread their linen to bleach upon the bright green grass.
And so he came to dwell in the greenwood that was to be his home for many a year to come, never again to see the happy days with the lads and lasses of sweet Locksley Town; for he was outlawed, not only because he had killed a man, but also because he had poached upon the King's deer, and two hundred pounds were set upon his head, as a reward for whoever would bring him to the court of the King.
if I'd had the luck to call at the stone house wi' my pack, as lies here,"--stooping and thumping the bundle emphatically with his fist,--"an' th' handsome young lasses all stannin' out on the stone steps, it ud' ha' been summat like openin' a pack, that would.
Why, it nibbles off three shillin' o' the price i' no time; an' then a packman like me can carry 't to the poor lasses as live under the dark thack, to make a bit of a blaze for 'em.
But Rose hushed the noise by slipping into the circle, and making them dance prettily like lads and lasses
round a May-pole; while Phebe, coming in with fresh water for the flowers, began to twitter, chirp, and coo, as if all the birds of the air had come to join in the spring revel of the eight cousins.
Lammeter--that's Miss Osgood as was--died afore the lasses
was growed up; but for prosperity and everything respectable, there's no family more looked on.
That thing's visible from freakin' space pet - although it might get mixed up with the scores of other 'individually' marked, rainbow encased, bright yellow pulley cases that other similarly 'fashion aware' lasses
have contrived to bring.
Hymn To Nature Come on lads and lasses
It's time to raise our glasses And time to be aware Of all of our nature everywhere.
He said: "You go out on a Saturday night, a big night out, and you see groups of lasses
- these are those lasses
The event, hosted by Saks, in Guisborough, has been organised by Phat Lasses
in Trainers, the women's arm of fundraising group Fat Lads on Bikes, set up by Ingleby Barwick man Neal Bullock.
Contract notice: Embankment fill between welkmannstiege and db-built structure on a length of approx 450 m incl erection of a frame through lasses