Quotation by Lewis Carroll

He thought he saw an Elephant,
That practiced on a fife:
He looked again, and found it was
A letter from his wife.
"At length I realize," he said,
"The bitterness of Life!"
Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898), British poet. Sylvie and Bruno (l. 1–6). . ;

pseud. of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson Oxford Book of Children's Verse, The. Iona Opie and Peter Opie, eds. (1973) Oxford University Press.
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