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Benjamin Painter
Edgar Lee Masters
Together in this grave lie Benjamin Painter, attorney at law, And Nig, his dog, constant companion, solace and friend. Down the grey road, friend...Rate it:

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Mrs. Benjamin Painter
Edgar Lee Masters
I know that he told how I snared his soul With a snare which bled him to death. And all the men loved him, And most of the women pitied him. Bu...Rate it:

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Benjamin Bandicoot
Andrew Barton Paterson
If you walk in the bush at night, In the wonderful silence deep, By the flickering lantern light When the birds are all asleep You may catch a sigh...Rate it:

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Benjamin Franklin
Robert William Service
Franklin fathered bastards fourteen, (So I read in the New Yorker); If it's true, in terms of courtin' Benny must have been a corker. To ...Rate it:

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Benjamin Fraser
Edgar Lee Masters
Their spirits beat upon mine Like the wings of a thousand butterflies. I closed my eyes and felt their spirits vibrating. I closed my eyes, yet I k...Rate it:

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Ode VII: To The Right Reverend Benjamin Lord Bishop Of Winchester
Mark Akenside
I. 1. For toils which patriots have endur'd, For treason quell'd and laws secur'd, In every nation Time displays The palm of honourable praise. Env...Rate it:

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On The Death Of Dr. Benjamin Franklin
Philip Freneau
Thus, some tall tree that long hath stood The glory of its native wood, By storms destroyed, or length of years, Demands the tribute of our tear...Rate it:

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The Tribe of Benjamin: XV
Algernon Charles Swinburne
SONS born of many a loyal Muse to Ben, All true-begotten, warm with wine or ale, Bright from the broad light of his presence, hail! Prince Randolph...Rate it:

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Sonnet 24: Mine eye hath played the painter and hath stelled
William Shakespeare
Mine eye hath played the painter and hath stelled Thy beauty's form in table of my heart; My body is the frame wherein 'tis held, And perspective i...Rate it:

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Sonnet 24: “Mine eye hath played the painter and hath stelled…”
William Shakespeare
Mine eye hath played the painter and hath stelled, Thy beauty's form in table of my heart, My body is the frame wherein 'tis held, And perspective ...Rate it:

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Last Instructions to a Painter
Andrew Marvell
After two sittings, now our Lady State To end her picture does the third time wait. But ere thou fall'st to work, first, Painter, see If't ben't...Rate it:

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To S. M. A Young African Painter, On Seeing His Works
Phillis Wheatley
TO show the lab'ring bosom's deep intent, And thought in living characters to paint, When first thy pencil did those beauties give, And breathing f...Rate it:

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Love As A Landscape Painter
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
ON a rocky peak once sat I early, Gazing on the mist with eyes unmoving; Stretch'd out like a pall of greyish texture, All things round, and all ab...Rate it:

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The Tears Of A Painter
William Cowper
Apelles, hearing that his boy Had just expired--his only joy! Although the sight with anguish tore him, Bade place his dear remains before him. He ...Rate it:

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To Sir Godfrey Kneller, Principal Painter to His Majesty
John Dryden
Once I beheld the fairest of her kind, And still the sweet idea charms my mind: True, she was dumb; for nature gazed so long, Pleased with her w...Rate it:

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To the Painter Preparing to Draw M.M.H.
James Shirley
Be not too forward, painter; 'tis More for thy fame, and art, to miss All other faces, than come near The Lady, that expecteth here. Be wise, a...Rate it:

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Room 4: The Painter Chap
Robert William Service
He gives me such a bold and curious look, That young American across the way, As if he'd like to put me in a book (Fancies himself a poet, so they ...Rate it:

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The Moon is a Painter
Vachel Lindsay
He coveted her portrait. He toiled as she grew gay. She loved to see him labor In that devoted way. And in the end it pleased her, But bowed him m...Rate it:

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The Painter on Silk
Amy Lowell
There was a man Who made his living By painting roses Upon silk. He sat in an upper chamber And painted, And the noises of the street Meant nothin...Rate it:

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To Cole, The Painter, Departing For Europe
William Cullen Bryant
A SONNET. Thine eyes shall see the light of distant skies: Yet, COLE! thy heart shall bear to Europe's strand A living image of thy native land, S...Rate it:

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To The Painter Of An Ill-drawn Picture of Cleone
Anne Kingsmill Finch
Sooner I'd praise a Cloud which Light beguiles, Than thy rash Hand which robs this Face of Smiles; And does that sweet and pleasing Air control, ...Rate it:

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The Waggoner - Canto Second
William Wordsworth
IF Wytheburn's modest House of prayer, As lowly as the lowliest dwelling, Had, with its belfry's humble stock, A little pair that hang in air, Bee...Rate it:

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The Waggoner - Canto First
William Wordsworth
'TIS spent--this burning day of June! Soft darkness o'er its latest gleams is stealing; The buzzing dor-hawk, round and round, is wheeling,-- That ...Rate it:

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The Waggoner - Canto Third
William Wordsworth
RIGHT gladly had the horses stirred, When they the wished-for greeting heard, The whip's loud notice from the door, That they were free to move onc...Rate it:

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Limericks
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
THERE is a big artist named Val, The roughs' and the prize—fighters' pal: The mind of a groom And the head of a broom Were Nature's endowments ...Rate it:

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