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Around the year with Ella Wheeler Wilcox.Once there was a boat, locked fast to a shore,
But rust ate the chain, day by day,
And the boat was loosened more and more,
As the fastenings slipped away.
Yet, any day, an outstretched hand
Could have caught, and locked it again to land.