Title from published caption.
Caption continues: "Pleas'M, I wish to leave this day month!" "Very well, George; but what is your reason?" "Well, M'm, ever since I been her I've only 'ad butcher's meat once a week!" "'Once a week!' Why, you have beef every Sunday, and mutton every day; to say nothing of hares and rabbits at supper!" "Master kills his own mutton, M'm. I don't call that butcher's meat!"
Proof on India paper of a wood engraving after an illustration by Du Maurier for Punch, Oct. 25, 1873, p. 169.
Cartoon shows a manservant holding a tray and conversing with lady over a small side table.