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Dolly Murrey

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A character in Crabbe’s Borough, who died playing cards.        

“‘A vole! a vole!ʹ she cried, ‘ʹtis fairly won.

This said she, gently, with a single sigh,

Died as one taught and practised how to die.”

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Crabbe: Borough.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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