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I'm not so young, Sir, he replied, As you might think. The fact is, In caverns by the water-side, And other places that I've tried, I've had a lot of practice: But I have never taken yet A strict domestic part, And in my flurry I forget The Five Good Rules of Etiquette We have to know by heart. Lewis Carroll's classic Phantasmagoria and Other Poems originally published in 1869. A true literary gem.