A Yorkshireman’s coat of arms..

..a fly, a flea, a magpie, and a flitch of bacon.

Tyke

A fly will tipple with any body, so will a Yorkshireman; a flea will bite every body; so will a Yorkshireman; a magpie will chatter with any body, so will a Yorkshireman; and a flitch of bacon is never good for any thing until it has been hung, no more is a Yorkshireman.

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