A Ditty by a Doctor. Written in the Prospect of a Nice Unhealthy Winter
Medical Practitioners, Disease, Commerce
Anticipates with much relish the range of diseases associated with winter, including influenza, jaundice, and asthma. The chorus enjoys the possibility of the increased demand for 'physic for some throttles', while the last verse notes the money-making diseases associated with other seasons.
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