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I’ll raise a bunion on his Spanish onion song/verse fragment

I shall have my revenge, in a sort of easy-going way


From the song The Spaniard that blighted my life by British music hall performer Billy Merson, 1911

Collected by

Granny D – 1950s
Marion Dixon (Howes) – mother of Mum, spouse of Pop


The compilers only discovered the phrase’s origins in 2022

Submitted: 27/01/2022 by Mark ● Last updated: 05/03/2022 22:04 by Mark

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