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Quotation by Lewis Carroll
To the horror of all who were present that day,
He uprose in full evening dress,
And with senseless grimaces endeavoured to say
What his tongue could no longer express.
Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898), British poet. The Hunting of the Snark (l. 517–520). . ;
pseud. of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson Oxford Book of Nineteenth-Century English Verse, The. John Hayward, ed. (1964; reprinted, with corrections, 1965) Oxford University Press.
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