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Which of the following stanzas of “Beasts of England” is included for the purpose of encouraging animals to work and sacrifice for the rebellion?
Beasts of England, beasts of Ireland,Beasts of every land and clime,Hearken to my joyful tidingsOf the golden future time.
Soon or late the day is coming,Tyrant Man shall be o’erthrown,And the fruitful fields of EnglandShall be trod by beasts alone.
Rings shall vanish from our noses,And the harness from our back,Bit and spur shall rust forever,Cruel whips no more shall crack.
Riches more than mind can picture,Wheat and barley, oats and hay,Clover, beans, and mangel-wurzlesShall be ours upon that day
For that day we all must labour,Though we die before it break;Cows and horses, geese and turkeys,All must toil for freedom’s sake