Thomas Haynes Bayly

Thomas Haynes Bayly

Born: October 13, 1797

Died: April 22, 1839

Nationality: English

Occupation: Writer, poet, songwriter

Biography: Thomas Haynes Bayly was an English poet, songwriter, dramatist, and miscellaneous writer.

Source/Notes: I'd be a Butterfly, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: I'd be a Butterfly, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: I'd be a Butterfly, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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Source/Notes: Oh no! we never mention her, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Variant: Oh, no, we never mention him.

“We met,—'t was in a crowd.”

- Thomas Haynes Bayly

Source/Notes: We met, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). Parodied by Thomas Hood: We met,—'t was in a mob.
Source/Notes: Welcome me Home, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: Why don't the Men propose?, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: She wore a Wreath, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: Teach me to forget, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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Source/Notes: Long, long ago, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: The Rose that all are praising, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: The Pilot, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).