ABC Eatables, Page 12
is a Quince, ’twill a flavour impart,
In a Pie, but alone it is rather too tart.
stands for Rabbit, I think you’ll agree,
A nice one for dinner would satisfy three.
is the king of all dishes, the Salmon,
Either pickled or fresh, he’s good and no gammon.
is for Turtle, the Aldermen’s pride,
For they stick to Turtle, whate’er may betide..