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Poetry

The Seafarer

This tale is true, and mine. It tells How the sea took me, swept me back And forth in sorrow and fear and pain Showed me suffering in a hundred ships, In a thousand ports, and in me. It tells Of smashing surf when I sweated in the cold Of an anxious watch, perched in the bow As it dashed under clif...
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  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 9
  • Approx. Reading Time: 4 minutes