Well, Mrs Henn, and have you heard the latest?
Biggest bit of foolishness to date!
Seems a millionaire, with a lot of cash to spare, has given fifty-thousand to the State!
Just fancy, giving money tot he government! Might as well have thrown it all away.
Fancy giving money to the government, when you and i have got the rent to pay…
Nobody can tell what men will do, always breaking out with something new;
Nothing can surprise me, can it you? But fancy… gving money to the government!
When you think of all the milds and bitters, fifty-thousand Bradburys would buy!
Think of all the fun….you and I could have with ONE—
Isn’t it enough to make you cry?
Well, fancy giving money to the government! Might as well have put it down the drain,
Fancy giving money to the government! Nobosy will see the stuff again.
Well, they’ve no idea what money’s for — ten-to-one they’ll start another war.
I’ve heard a lot of silly things, but lor’!! Fancy giving money to the government!
There’s more but that gives you the flavour of it.