Mudcat Café message #980344 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59918   Message #980344
Posted By: Hrothgar
10-Jul-03 - 03:21 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: While the Rich Man Rides By in His ...
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: fwd: help identify music hall song
See him riding with the gentry
At the races, at the hunt
While the girl that he has ruined
Makes her living selling matches.

See her standing in the gutter
Selling "matches" by the box
But there's no-one buys her matches
Just because she's got no change.