Charles Edward Carryl

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

Charles Edward Carryl Quotes

    A Capital Ship

    A capital ship for an ocean trip
    Was the 'Walloping Window Blind'
    No wind that blew dismayed her crew
    Or troubled the captain's mind
    The man at the wheel was made to feel
    Contempt for the wildest blow-ow-ow
    Tho' it oft appeared when the gale had cleared
    That he'd been in his bunk below
    So, blow ye winds, heigh-ho

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