Besides, many of the joys and sorrows of childhood have lost their poignancy; and many incidents of vital importance in my early education have been forgotten in the excitement of great discoveries.
It would have been difficult to find a happier child than I was as I lay in my crib at the close of that eventful day and lived over the joys it had brought me, and for the first time longed for a new day to come.
I was delighted, for my mind was full of the prospective joys and of the wonderful stories I had heard about the sea.
Its people, scenery, manners, joys, tragedies should be living, tangible interpreters of the real world.
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