• 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... more »

  • A Nautical Ballad

    A capital ship for an ocean trip,
    Was the 'Walloping Window-blind';
    No gale that blew dismayed her crew
    Or troubled the captain's mind.... more »

  • 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;... more »

  • The Plaint Of The Camel

    Canary-Birds feed on sugar and seed,
    Parrots have crackers to crunch:
    And, as for the poodles, they tell me the noodles
    Have chickens and cream for their lunch.... more »

  • The Song In The Dell

    I KNOW a way
    Of hearing what the larks and linnets say:
    The larks tell of the sunshine and the sky;
    The linnets from the hedges make reply,... more »

  • The Walloping Window Blind

    A capital ship for an ocean trip
    Was the Walloping Window Blind.
    No gale that blew dismayed her crew
    Or troubled the captain's mind.... more »