William Schwenck Gilbert

London / England
William Schwenck Gilbert
London / England
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The Yarn Of The Nancy Bell

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'Twas on the shores that round our coast
From Deal to Ramsgate span,
That I found alone on a piece of stone
An elderly naval man.

His hair was weedy, his beard was long,
And weedy and long was he,
And I heard this wight on the shore recite,
In a singular minor key:
"Oh, I am a cook and a captain bold,
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Gina Perez 05 September 2009
this is one of my favorites
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