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Come hither learned sisters

DMI number:
4452
First Line:
Come hither learned sisters
Last Line:
And about this spring let us dance and sing | And drink a cup of sherry
Refrain:
The life of mirth, and the joy of the earth, / Is a cup of good old sherry. (Refrain for each stanza excepting the final two)
Poem Genre / Form:
Drinking song and Song with refrain
Themes:
Food and drink[Drinking], Mythology, and Poetry / literature / writing
Content/Publication
Title:
Mirth diverts all care [T182529]
Page No(s):
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
Sir John Falstaff's song in praise of sack
Attribution:
Written by Ben Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
Title:
Mirth diverts all care [T119714]
Page No(s):
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
Sir John Falstaff's song in praise of sack
Attribution:
Written by Ben Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
Title:
Deliciae Poeticae; or Parnassus display'd in a choice collection of poems and songs [T93810]
Page No(s):
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
Sir John Falstaff's song in praise of sack
Attribution:
Written by Ben Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson