“A War Bird's Burlesque”


"A portly Roman Senator was sipping his Rock and Rye When a classic Vestal Virgin caught his educated eye." But while the "Senator" is away, a junior young officer slips into her bed. Finally the "Senator" forgives her

Cross references


  1. Sandburg, pp. 438-439, "A War Bird's Burlesque" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, San438


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1927 (Sandburg)
Found in: US(MW)