Origin of hempseed
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Bullfinches, when fed on hempseed, often become wholly black.The Natural History of Selborne, Vol. 1
I sow hempseed, hempseed I sow, He that loves me best Come, and after me now.Welsh Folk-Lore
The erosion of the mucous membrane was not larger than a hempseed.
But this was too much for Mr. Hempseed's querulous philosophy.
Mr. Hempseed, touching his forelock, was quietly vacating the seat in the hearth.