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CANTOS IX.-X.-AND XI.

“ Dost thou think, because thou art virtuous, there shall be no more

Cakes and Ale?”—“Yes, by St. Anne; and Ginger shall be hot i' the
mouth too!”—Twelfth Night, or What you Will.

SHAKSPEARE.

LONDON, 1823 :

PRINTED FOR JOHN HUNT,
38, TAVISTOCK STREET, COVENT GARDEN, AND

22, OLD BOND STREET

DON JUAN.

CANTO IX.

DON JUA N.

CANTO IX.

I.

Oh, Wellington! (or “ Vilainton”—for Fame

Sounds the heroic syllables both ways;

France could not even conquer your great name,

But punned it down to this facetious phrase Beating or beaten she will laugh the same)

You have obtained great pensions and much praise; Glory like yours should any dare gainsay, Humanity would rise, and thunder“ Nay!" (1)

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