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Terence, this is stupid stuff

Terence, this is stupid stuff

by A.E. Housman

Terence, this is stupid stuff: Food and Drink True or False

1. What does the word "victuals" refer to?Food
2. What is Terence drinking in the first stanza?Snapple
3. What kind of metal cup does Terence mention in the second stanza?A pewter pot
4. How much "Ludlow beer" does Terence say he carried home from the fair in the second stanza?Pints and quarts
5. What two poisons do Mithridates' guests try to put in his food?Cyanide and hemlock

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