Tom Johnson

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    And the Angel told Tom if he’d be a good boy,
    He’d have God for his father & never want joy.

    And so Tom awoke and we rose in the dark
    And got with our bags & our brushes to work.
    Tho’ the morning was cold, Tom was happy & warm,
    So if all do their duty, they need not fear harm.
    William Blake (1757–1827)

    What is the reason that women servants ... have much lower wages than men servants ... when in fact our female house servants work much harder than the male?
    —Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)