Originally Posted by mrblaine
Stock bolt from Currie and there is a very good reason for the length.
I'll bite, what's the reason?
He's an angel dressed in oilskins; he's a saint in the "Sou'wester,"
He's a pluck as they come, or ever can;
He's a hero born and bred, but it hasn't swelled his head,
For he's just the U.S. Government's hired man.