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Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 104, May 20, 1893

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1893
Language: English
Wordcount: 9,689 / 37 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 89.2
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 382
Added to site: 2008.10.05
mnybks.net#: 22238
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Humor, Periodical
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e, just allow me to pass, please. Thenk you. One moment, Mum. "No right to push in 'ere," 'aven't I? I've as much right as what you 'ave. Think the ole Park b'longs to you, I suppose? You orter 'ave a space roped in a-purpose for you, you ought! Tork about selfishness!

[He arrives triumphantly in the foremost row, and obtains the tolerance, if not the sympathy, of all who are not near enough to be inconvenienced by his presence.

Contented People in the Crowd. Oh, we shall do well enough 'ere. They'll put their sunshades down when the QUEEN passes ... I can ketch a view between the 'eads like. And you don't get the sun under the trees ... Sha'n't have much longer to wait now. She'll be starting in another arf hour--(&c., &c.)

A Lady in a Landau (to her husband). I don't think we could have done better, Horace--we shall see everything; and it's quite amusing to be close to the crowd, and hear their rema

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