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Quotation by Charles Edward Carryl
The boatswain's mate was very sedate,
Yet fond of amusement, too;
And he played hopscotch with the starboard watch,
While the captain tickled the crew.
Charles Edward Carryl (1841–1920), U.S. poet. Davy and the Goblin (l. 9–12). . .
Moon Is Shining Bright as Day, The; an Anthology of Good-humored Verse. Ogden Nash, ed. (1953) J. B. Lippincott Company.
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