Comic Annual,  5 (1834), 37–43.

Over the Way

[Thomas Hood]


Poetry, Drollery



    The narrator is fascinated by the young lady who lives 'over the way'. He muses: 'Cold as the pole she is to my adoring;— / Like Captain Lyon, at Repulse's Bay, / I meet an icy end to my exploring / Over the way!' (39).

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