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SOURCE: Pinkie march 1 1927
SITE SOURCE: Sydney Folklore – SECTION 9: Demon drink and teetotalism

An Irishman’s Toast

Whiskey, you are me darlin’
I love you both early and late,
To you above all other liquors
I pledge me whole estate.
If I were so low as a beggar,
You’d make me as high as a king
Oh, whiskey, when you’re in my tummy,
I rattle, I roar, and I sing