[Illustration: “Captains All.”]
Every sailorman grumbles about the sea, said the night-watchman,
thoughtfully. It’s human nature to grumble,
and I s’p...
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...