Quotation by Charles Edward Carryl

The captain sat in a commodore's hat
And dined in a royal way
On toasted pigs and pickles and figs
And gummery bread each day.
Charles Edward Carryl (1841–1920), U.S. poet. Davy and the Goblin (l. 17–20). . .

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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