from 'More Nonsense' by Edward Lear 1812-1888

There was an Old Man of the Dargle,
Who purchased six barrels of Gargle;
         For he said, "I'll sit still,
         And will roll them down hill,
For the fish in the depths of the Dargle."

Old Man of the Dargle
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