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He was also afflicted by regular depressions which he called ‘the Morbids’ or ‘knownothingatallaboutwhatoneisgoingtodo-ness’.

from John Vernon Lord’s introduction to the Nonsense Verse of Edward Lear. Lear was the ¬†author of Owl and the Pussycat and unofficial Lord High Bosh and Nonsense Producer.

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