Cape Horn
from 'The Book of Nonsense' by Edward Lear 1812-1888

There was an Old Man of Cape Horn,
Who wished he had never been born;
          So he sat on a chair,
          Till he died of despair,
That dolorous Man of Cape Horn.

 
There was an Old Man of Cape Horn
 
 
 
 
 
 
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