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But oh, beamish nephew, beware of the day,
If your Snark be a Boojum! for then
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The indictment had never been clearly expressed,
And it seemed that the Snark had begun,
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So the Snark found the verdict, although as it owned,
It was spent with the toils of the day:
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He dreamed that he stood in a shadowy Court,
Where the Snark, with a glass in its eye,
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"Just the place for a Snark!" the Bellman cried,
As he landed his crew with care;
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A Billiard-marker, whose skill was immense,
But a Banker, engaged at enormous expense,
He had brought a large map representing the sea,
Without the least vestige of land:
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'You may charge me with murder--or want of sense--
(We are all of us weak at times):
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They sought it with thimbles, they sought it with care;
They pursued it with forks and hope;
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