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    "merry of soul" by Stevenson

    In Stevenson's poem, in the line of "Merry of soul he sailed on a day",
    what does "Merry of soul" mean?

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    Re: "merry of soul" by Stevenson

    He was feeling very merry in his heart when he sailed, and probably because of the fact that he was sailing away to somewhere.

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    Re: "merry of soul" by Stevenson

    He was happy.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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