Adventure (London)

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   "We are those fools who could not rest
      In the dull earth we left behind,
   But burned with passion for the West,
      And drank strange frenzy from its wind.
   The world where wise men live at ease
      Fades from our unregretful eyes,
   And blind across uncharted seas
      We stagger on our enterprise."
                    --The Ship of Fools



This work was published before January 1, 1923, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.