Rossetti Archive Textual Transcription
Document Title: [Epigram on E. S. Dallas] (British Library fair copy manuscript)
Author: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Date of Composition: 1871 April 28
Type of Manuscript: fair copy
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- There is a poor devil named Dallas,
- Who tends, as I'm told, to the gallows,
- Yet if not so well hung,
- He might never have swung,
- For it's mostly along of his phallus.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Copyright: The British Library