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gnomad Lyr Req: Three Jolly Consumptives (8) RE: Lyr Req: Three Jolly Consumptives 05 Aug 18

Thinking about it, not so much an actual tune, more a sort of rhythmic progression.
Rather like 'Shave and a haircut, two bits' but with slightly different beats.

The *,*,*. part might also be described as cough, hawk, spit (generally performed as grossly as possible). One could see the consumptives conection if one thinks tuberculosis.

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