Excerpt from The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy: A Poem, in Four Cantos The Adventures of The climate, still your only foe, And sigh again for frost and sw!Think ye that others more enjoyThe hours which you so much any?Think ye that he who rides the wave, When keen December's whirlwinds rave, -Or, gasping on the burning Line, D - ns the calm surface of the brine;Think ye that he - we ask again -Hath t more reason to complain? Oh! if ye doubt it; ye must deemHis fortunes other than they seem;Must deem, when once return'd on shore, He drains the bitter cup more;Deem peril, absence, all repaidBy bounteous Country - faithful Maid: -'Tis haply well! - The many stillResign their faith, opinion, will, About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.