Song of the Thrush

Song of the Thrush

“Big Robin, big Robin, take a smoke, take a smoke, take a smoke.”

“I have no smoke, I have no smoke.”

“Buy, buy, buy.”

“I have not a penny, I have not a penny, I have not a penny.”

“Go on trust, go on trust, go on trust.”


(source: photo Song Thrush; Manx Reminiscences by Dr. John Clague (1911))

Bernadette Weyde

Bernadette Weyde

I'm a web designer, amateur historian and keen gardener and I enjoy bringing Manx history, folklore and poetry to a modern audience.


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