Excerpt from Dublin University Magazine, Vol. 71: A Literary and Political Journal; January to June, 1868
Popeling beggars, full of sins, With muzzles red and double chins.
With pimpled nose and bloodshot eyes, Make God's poor their prey and prize.
A facetious genealogy follows: Superstition engendered Hypocrisy the King, and Hypocrisy the King engendered Lucre, and Lucre engen dered Purgatory, and Purgatory has engendered Anniversaries of the Dead, and Anniversaries of the Dead have engendered the Patrimony of the Church, and the Patrimony of the Church has engendered the Mammon of Iniquity, and from this noble line age has sprung the Destroyer, Anti christ.
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