The Hunting Of The Snark

Illustrated children's book by Lewis Carroll - online version

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44                              THE HUNTING.
And the Bellman, sagaciously nodding his head, Said "That must depend on the weather."
The Beaver went simply galumphing about,
At seeing the Butcher so shy : And even the Baker, though stupid and stout,
Made an effort to wink with one eye.
" Be a man!" said the Bellman in wrath, as he heard
The Butcher beginning to sob. " Should we meet with a Jubjub, that desperate bird,
We shall need all our strength for the job! "