Most Viewed

A Walking Stick
Idolatry
Erudite
White Teeth
An Honor To Tipperary
Ingratitude
Welsh Wig-ging
A New Sign
An East Indian Chaplaincy
Witty Coward


Least Viewed

The Tanner; An Epigram
New Relationship
Henry Erskine
Inquest Extraordinary
A Short Journey
Cause And Effect
A Pertinent Question
All The Difference
Quid Pro Quo
Money's Worth


Random Jests

On Jekyll Nearly Being Thrown Down By A Very Small Pig
On The Disappointment Of The Whig Associates Of The Prince
Good Enough For A Pig
A Reason For Polygamy
Henry Erskine
Epigram On Cibber
A Reason For Being Too Late
The Two Smiths
Mistaken Identity
A Riskful Adventure




A Query Answered

Jests Home




WHY, pray, of late do Europe's kings
No jester to their courts admit?
They're grown such stately solemn things,
To bear a joke they think not fit.
But though each court a jester lacks,
To laugh at monarchs to their faces,
Yet all mankind, behind their backs,
Supply the honest jesters' places.





Next: A Woman's Promises

Previous: A Provident Boy



Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
ADD TO EBOOK


Viewed 1423