mustard seed カラシ種
happen to＋不定詞 たまたま～する
Well now, uh- let me see-
Ah ! A loaf of bread is what we chiefly need.
listen ! How about some pepper and salt and vinegar, aya ?
Oh yes, yes, splendid idea !
Haha, very good indeed !
Now, if you’re ready oysters dear-
We can begin the feed.
Oh, yes, ahh-
The time has come, my little friends to talk of food and things.
Of peppercorns and mustard seed and other seasonings.
We’ll mix them all together in a sauce.
That’s fit for kings.
Callooh, callay. We’ll live today !
Like cabbages and kings !
I uh, I weep for you. hic, oh, excuse me,
I deeply sympathize.
For I’ve enjoyed your company, oh, much more than you realize.
Little oysters, little oysters-
But answer there came none.
And this was scarcely odd because they’d been eaten, every one !
The time has come !
We’re cabbages and kings !
That was a very sad story.
Aya, and there’s a moral to it.
Oh, yes, a very good moral, if you happen to be an oyster.
Well, it’s been a very nice visit-
I’m sorry, but-
Entitled “Father William.”
But really, I’m-
“You are old, father William.”
the young man said,
“and your hair has become very white:”
And yet you incessantly stand on your head-
Do you think, at your age, it is right, is right ?
“Well, in my youth”
father William replied to his son,
“I’d do it again and again and-