The Fairies’ Farewell By Richard Corbet

The Fairies’ Farewell By Richard Corbet Farewell, rewards and fairies, Good housewives now may say, For now foul sluts in dairies Do fare as well as they; And though they sweep their hearths no less Than maids were wont to do, Yet who of late for cleanliness Finds sixpence in her shoe? Lament, lament, old […]