A Little Pretty Pocket-book/Peg-Farthing

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A Little Pretty Pocket-book by John Newbery
Peg-Farthing


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Peg-Farthing.

Soon as the Ring is once compos'd,
 The Coin is in the Centre clos'd;
And then the wish'd-for Prize to win,
 The Top that drives it out must spin.

Rule of Life.

Be silent if you doubt your Sense,
And always speak with Diffidence.