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Quotation by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It was the schooner Hesperus,
That sailed the wintry sea;
And the skipper had taken his little daughter,
To bear him company.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1809–1882), U.S. poet. The Wreck of the Hesperus (l. 1–4). . .
Oxford Book of Narrative Verse, The. Iona Opie and Peter Opie, eds. (1983) Oxford University Press.
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