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Bless my soul, Sir, will you Britons not credit that an American can be a gentleman, & have read the Waverly Novels, tho every dig ...
He was begotten in the galley and born under a gun. Every hair was a rope yarn, every finger a fish-hook, every tooth a marline-sp ...
Now he sings of Jacky Horner,
Sitting in the chimney corner,
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The river sweats
Oil and tar
The barges drift
With the turning tide
The mob is man voluntarily descending to the nature of the beast. Its fit hour of activity is night. Its actions are insane like i ...
Little adulteress,
before they punished you
...
The chemistry of dissatisfaction is as the chemistry of some marvelously potent tar. In it are the building stones of explosives, ...
A thorough tar is unfit for any thing else; and what is more, this fact is the best evidence of his being a true sailor.
Those times I mussed his curly black hair
and touched his ten tar-fingers
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The master, the swabber, the boatswain and I,
The gunner and his mate,
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