A trio of randy sailors go looking for girl-friends in 18th-century London.
By the author of "Tom Jones"
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When the Night Watchman sees Gossip writing in his diary, he comments, "Thinks he's another Master Pepys!" Samuel Pepys
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[Explaining in rhyme why Charles II's mistress Lady Castlemaine was not punished for her immorality
Hanc Caesari presem / A fluctu defendit.
Sir Tunbelly Clumsey
What does it mean? My Greek is not of the best.
'Tis Latin, and translates thus: 'The reason that she is not ducked / Is that by Caesar she is... '
[Sir Tunbelly is unable to complete the rhyme