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Man's Civil War
Robert Southwell
MY hovering thoughts would fly to heaven And quiet nestle in the sky, Fain would my ship in Virtue's shore Without remove at anchor lie. But m...Rate it:

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Meditations In Time Of Civil War
William Butler Yeats
I Ancestral Houses SURELY among a rich man s flowering lawns, Amid the rustle of his planted hills, Life overflows without ambitious pains; And rai...Rate it:

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The Civil Wars (excerpts)
Samuel Daniel
XXXVI The swift approach and unexpected speed The king had made upon this new-rais'd force, In the unconfirmed troops, much fear did bre...Rate it:

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A Garden, Written after the Civil Wars
Andrew Marvell
SEE how the flowers, as at parade, Under their colours stand display'd: Each regiment in order grows, That of the tulip, pink, and rose. But wh...Rate it:

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The War After The War
John Le Gay Brereton
I. Yonder, with eyes that tears, not distance, dim, With ears the wide world's thickness cannot daunt, We see tumultuous miseries that haunt The ni...Rate it:

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American Boys, Hello!
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Oh! we love all the French, and we speak in French As along through France we go. But the moments to us that are keen and sweet Are the ones when o...Rate it:

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Who Shall Rule This American Nation?
Henry Clay Work
Who shall rule this American Nation? Say, boys, say! Who shall sit in the loftiest station? Say, boys, say! Shall the men who trampled on the banne...Rate it:

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Ode in Memory of the American Volunteers Fallen for France
Alan Seeger
(To have been read before the statue of Lafayette and Washington in Paris, on Decoration Day, May 30, 1916). I Ay, it is fitting on this holiday...Rate it:

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An American
Rudyard Kipling
The American Spirit speaks: "If the Led Striker call it a strike, Or the papers call it a war, They know not much what I am like, Nor what he...Rate it:

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The American Party
Ambrose Bierce
Oh, Marcus D. Boruck, me hearty, I sympathize wid ye, poor lad! A man that's shot out of his party Is mighty onlucky, bedad! An' the sowl o' that m...Rate it:

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To The American People
Lola Ridge
Will you feast with me, American People? But what have I that shall seem good to you! On my board are bitter apples And honey served on thorns, An...Rate it:

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The Death of Fred Marsden, the American Playwright
William Topaz McGonagall
A pathetic tragedy I will relate, Concerning poor Fred. Marsden's fate, Who suffocated himself by the fumes of gas, On the 18th of May, and in the ...Rate it:

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The American Flag
Joseph Rodman Drake
I. WHEN Freedom from her mountain height Unfurled her standard to the air, She tore the azure robe of night, And set the stars of glory there...Rate it:

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The American Rebellion
Rudyard Kipling
Before Twas not while England's sword unsheathed Put half a world to flight, Nor while their new-built cities breathed ...Rate it:

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The First American Congress
Joel Barlow
Columbus looked; and still around them spread, From south to north, th' immeasurable shade; At last, the central shadows burst away, And rising reg...Rate it:

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American Feuillage
Walt Whitman
AMERICA always! Always our own feuillage! Always Florida's green peninsula! Always the priceless delta of Louisiana! Always the ...Rate it:

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American Soldier
Rita Blooding
I prayed for you today to keep you safe from harm. For Him to be your guiding light, and hold you in His arms. I prayed for you today, ...Rate it:

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American Gov'nt
Deci Hernandez
Standing on top of the world And still running up hill Just taking this pill They call it America Rate it:

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American Pie
Kurt Philip Behm
It may be poignant, at its best sublime But not remembered, —if it doesn’t rhyme (Villanova Pennsylvania: May, 2017) To ‘Don McClean’Rate it:

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American Poetry
Lucretia Maria Davidson
A FRAGMENT, (Written in her fifteenth year.) Must every shore ring boldly to the voice Of sweet poetic harmony, save this? Rouse thee, America!...Rate it:

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American Poets: Longfellow
James McIntyre
Like fruit that's large and ripe and mellow, Sweet and luscious is Longfellow, Melodious songs he oft did pour, And high was his Excelsior. He ...Rate it:

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An American Addresses Philomela
John Crowe Ransom
Procne, Philomela, and Itylus, Your names are liquid, your improbable tale Is recited in the classic numbers of the nightingale. Ah, but our number...Rate it:

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An American in Europe
Henry Van Dyke
'Tis fine to see the Old World, and travel up and down Among the famous palaces and cities of renown, To admire the crumbly castles and the statue...Rate it:

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An American Tale
Helen Maria Williams
"Ah! pity all the pangs I feel, If pity e'er ye knew;-- An aged father's wounds to heal, Through scenes of death I flew. "Perhaps my hast'ning ste...Rate it:

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An American to France
Alice Duer Miller
O FRANCE, with what a shamed and sorry smile We now recall that in a bygone day We sought of you art, wit, perfection, style; You were to us a pla...Rate it:

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