GloMag GloMagDecember2018 - Page 99

PHARAOH REFLECTS Such awful people, only good for sheep. To call them slaves would be to insult slaves, It cost us dear to them in comfort keep At least their absence greater sorrow saves. Foreigners breeding like rats, and they smelt We tried to control the population It was no use their brats rushed out full pelt What could we do with that wretched nation? They asked to leave; we should have let them go Without a fuss, hindsight’s a darling thing Into the Red Sea’s jaws they did us tow, 99