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Sailormen ’ave their faults, said the night
watchman, frankly. I’m not denying of
it. I used to ’ave myself when I was at
sea, but being close ...
W. W. Jacobs, remembered today almost exclusively for his horror story "The Monkey's Paw" (The Lady of the Barge, 1902), was one of the most popular English humorists of the early twentieth century. H...