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Upon The Sherrifs Beere

Upon The Sherrifs Beere

The Sheriffe of Oxford late is grown so wise
As to repreive his Beere till next assize:
Alas! twas not so quick, twas not so heady,
The Jury sate and found it dead already.



Poem Upon The Sherrifs Beere - William Strode