Life is But a Game of Cards

DESCRIPTION: "Life is but a game of cards, which each one has t learn: Each shuffles, cuts, and deals a pack... Some hold a card quite full of trumps, while others none can show." Some succeed in love when hearts are trumps; others succeed or fail in other ways
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1928 (Shay-Barroom)
KEYWORDS: cards nonballad
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Shay-Barroom, pp. 147-148, "Life is But a Game of Cards" (1 text)
Roud #9540
ALTERNATE TITLES:
A Game of Life
Pack of Cards
File: SBar147

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