HomeHistorical MiscellanyPoor Old Mark Eddie Boverington February 2, 2016 Historical Miscellany, Ridiculam Mundi Related 2 Responses Underdogge February 9, 2016 I think I’d feel sorry for anybody who was tortured in Tudor times. I think EB is something of a 21st century equivalent of people who wrote music-hall songs (back in Victorian and Edwardian times). Reply Olga Hughes February 9, 2016 I tend to read them in a sing-songy fashion but I have yet to try and sing them! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Yes, add me to your mailing list. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.