Gold is for the mistress – silver for the maid –

Copper for the craftsman, cunning at his trade.

“Good!”  said the Baron, sitting in his hall,

“But Iron – Cold Iron – is master of them all.”

Rudyard Kipling’s “Cold Iron,” set and sung by Leslie Fish

This was requested, and I’m kind of surprised I hadn’t posted it before; it’s one of my favorite Fish/Kiplings.  Kipplefishes?  Fishlings.