Quotation by Charles Edward Carryl

The night was thick and hazy
When the "Piccadilly Daisy"
Carried down the crew and captain in the sea;
And I think the water downed 'em;
For they never, never found 'em,
And I know they didn't come ashore with me.
Charles Edward Carryl (1841–1920), U.S. poet. Davy and the Goblin (l. 1–6). . .

Poems to Read Aloud. Edward Hodnett, ed. (Rev. ed., 1967) W. W. Norton & Company.
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