A Conversation for h2g2 Literary Corner: A Sea Dirge, by Lewis Carroll

For someone who hated the sea so much…

Post 1

Bluebottle

Carroll always returned year after year to spend the summer at the seaside, later on in my home town of Sandown in 1876 and also frequently at Eastbourne.smiley - huh
I think he wrote this poem in the 1860s before he discovered the Isle of Wight.smiley - tongueout

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For someone who hated the sea so much…

Post 2

Dmitri Gheorgheni - Post Editor

smiley - snork That must have been it.

Or he was just being ironic. smiley - tongueincheek


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