Charles Edward Carryl

(30 December 1841 – 3 July 1920 / New York City, New York)

Charles Edward Carryl Poems

1. A Nautical Ballad 5/6/2011
2. A Capital Ship 5/6/2011
3. The Song In The Dell 1/1/2004
4. The Plaint Of The Camel 5/6/2011
5. The Walloping Window Blind 1/1/2004
6. Robinson Crusoe's Story 1/1/2004
Best Poem of Charles Edward Carryl

Robinson Crusoe's Story

THE night was thick and hazy
When the 'Piccadilly Daisy'
Carried down the crew and captain in the sea;
And I think the water drowned 'em;
For they never, never found 'em,
And I know they didn't come ashore with me.

Oh! 'twas very sad and lonely
When I found myself the only
Population on this cultivated shore;
But I've made a little tavern
In a rocky little cavern,
And I sit and watch for people at the door.

I spent no time in looking
For a girl to do my cooking, ...

Read the full of Robinson Crusoe's Story
[Report Error]