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AMERICAN TAXATION
7
O King, you've heard the sequel
Of what we now subscribe, Is it not just and equal
To tax this wealthy tribe ? The question being asked,
His majesty did say, My subjects shall be taxed
In North America.
Invested with a warrant,
My publicans shall go, The tenth of all their current
They surely shall bestow; If they indulge rebellion,
Or from my precepts stray, I'll send my war battalion
To North America.
I'll rally all my forces
By water and by land, My lighl dragoons and horses
Shall go at my command;






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