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Cavalier Tunes: Boot and Saddle

1  Boot, saddle, to horse and away!
2Rescue my Castle, before the hot day
3Brightens to blue from its silvery gray,
        (Chorus)
4    Boot, saddle, to horse, and away!
5  Ride past the suburbs, asleep as you'd say;
6Many's the friend there, will listen and pray
7"God's luck to gallants that strike up the lay--
        (Chorus)
8    Boot, saddle, to horse, and away!"
9  Forty miles off, like a roebuck at bay,
10Flouts Castle Brancepeth the Roundheads' array:
11Who laughs, "Good fellows ere this, by my fay,
        (Chorus)
12    Boot, saddle, to horse, and away!"
13  Who? My wife Gertrude; that, honest and gay,
14Laughs when you talk of surrendering, "Nay!
15I've better counsellors; what counsel they?
        (Chorus)
16    Boot, saddle, to horse, and away!"
 What thou lovest well remains,
                  the rest is dross
What thou lov'st well shall not be reft from thee
What thou lov'st well is thy true heritage
Whose world, or mine or theirs
                or is it of none?
First came the seen, then thus the palpable
    Elysium, though it were in the halls of hell,
What thou lovest well is thy true heritage
What thou lov'st well shall not be reft from thee
Ezra Pound Pisan Cantos, LXXXI
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