ANTIGONISH - They charmed it with smiles and soap And the...

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EC3070 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES Yesterday, upon the stair, I saw a man who wasn’t there. He wasn’t there again today. I wish, I wish, he’d go away. Antigonish (1899), by William Hughes Mearns (1875–1965) They sought it with thimbles, they sought it with care; They pursued it with forks and hope; They threatened its life with a railway-share;
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Unformatted text preview: They charmed it with smiles and soap. And the Banker, inspired with courage so new It was matter for general remark, Rushed madly ahead and was lost to their view In his zeal to discover the Snark. The Bankers Fate from The Hunting of the Snark (1876), by Lewis Caroll: Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898) 1...
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  • Spring '12
  • D.S.G.Pollock
  • Lewis Carroll, The Hunting of the Snark, Lewis Caroll, Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, William Hughes Mearns

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