27 October, 2020 by katelaity
What to wear to the Hallowe’en Ball?!
I haven’t clothes or hair at all —
No flesh covers my rattling bones.
But I can’t bear to stay at home!
[British Library: The Bab Ballads, with which are included Songs of a Savoyard with 350 illustrations by the author, W. S. Gilbert, 1898.]