Charles Edward Carryl quotes

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Oh, a capital ship for an ocean trip,
Was the Walloping Window Blind;
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The night was thick and hazy
When the "Piccadilly Daisy"
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we carry home as prizes
Funny bugs, of handy sizes,
Just to give the day a scientific tone.
The boatswain's mate was very sedate,
Yet fond of amusement, too;
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The captain sat in a commodore's hat
And dined in a royal way
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we cast the vessel ashore
On the Gulliby Isles where the Pooh-pooh smiles,
And the Rumbletum bunders roar.
We take along a carrot
As refreshment for the parrot,
And a little can of jungleberry tea.
I live on toasted lizards,
Prickly pears, and parrot gizzards,
And I'm really very fond of beetle-pie.
there's never a question
About my digestion--
Anything does for me.
a camel comes handy
Wherever it's sandy--
Anywhere does for me.
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