Says my lord to his lady (Joseph Baildon)
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Title: Says my lord to his lady
Composer: Joseph Baildon
Lyrics: Anon, probably the composer
Description: One of Baildon's catches in which the risque text is undisguised.
Original text and translations
Says my lord to his lady, as together they lay,
"Shall we go to supper, or do you know what?"
With an innocent smile then replied the good lady
"What you please my dear lord, but supper's not ready".