The 31st Pilgrim—Sister BettieBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7378.1508 (Published 21 December 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1508
- J W Fletcher, retired general practitioner
- Woodbridge, Suffolk
A sister too, there was, a worthy woman
That in her own ward held just dominion,
A wenche thikke and well-I-growen was
With pointed nose and eyghen mischievous
And buttocks brode and brestes round and hye
But right fair werr her cheekes, I wol not lye.
Girt close she was with starched apron
In proper modesty and nice discretion
While at her waist she wore a belte red
A smalle cap she had upon her head.
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