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Verse to Nicholas Pentreath
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Contrevak Nicholas Pentreath
Pa reffo why doaz war an dreath
Gen puscas, komero why ‘wyth
Tha geil cumpez, hedna yw fyr; Ha cowz meaz, Dega, Dega,
Enna ew oll guz dega gwir

OC Vol III No 6 Winter 1939