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Block City
Robert Louis Stevenson
What are you able to build with your blocks? Castles and palaces, temples and docks. Rain may keep raining, and others go roam, But I can be happy ...Rate it:

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The Dinkum Aussie Block
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
What have we missed? Now he returns no more We are left with but our blindness to deplore, But, concentrating on his spats instead, Missed all the...Rate it:

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The Statues in the Block
John Boyle O'Reilly
“LOVE is the secret of the world,' he said; 'The cup we drain and still desire to drink. The loadstone hungers for the steel; the steel, Inert am...Rate it:

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Campbells Block
James McIntyre
You may look but look in vain For stores with such immense pane ; All other shops they do surpass With their enormous lights of glass. One night b...Rate it:

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Writer's Block
Paul W.Ekdahl
I’d write for the sound of words alone If meaning they had none . . . For simple joy I’d spark Sun’s rapid shine Or clouds collapse of mist in rain...Rate it:

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Writer's Block
Kurt Philip Behm
Inspiration is always there just reach inside—embrace it All time on hold, new lines to share the moment lives iconic Words are formed by swe...Rate it:

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The House Of Dust: Part 01: 06: Over the darkened city, the city of towers
Conrad Potter Aiken
Over the darkened city, the city of towers, The city of a thousand gates, Over the gleaming terraced roofs, the huddled towers, Over a somnolent wh...Rate it:

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THE DOOM OF A CITY PART II: THE CITY
James Thomson
I A near the dying of that royal day Those amber-vested hills began to swerve; And soon a lofty Pharos, gleaming white Upon its isle set darkly ...Rate it:

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City Of Ships
Walt Whitman
CITY of ships! (O the black ships! O the fierce ships! O the beautiful, sharp-bow'd steam-ships and sail-ships!) City of the world! (f...Rate it:

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The City Streets
John Boyle O'Reilly
A CITY of Palaces! Yes, that's true: a city of palaces built for trade; Look down this street—what a splendid view of the temples where fabulous g...Rate it:

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The City of the Dead XX
Khalil Gibran
Yesterday I drew myself from the noisome throngs and proceeded into the field until I reached a knoll upon which Nature had spread her comely garme...Rate it:

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The Unseen City
Marietta Holley
Not far away does that bright city stand, 'Tis but the mist o'er its dividing stream, That wraps the glory of its glitt'ring strand, Its radiant sk...Rate it:

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The City Of Damn-His Soul
Robert Kirkland Kernighan
He was nursed and cursed : he lied and died, In the City of Damn-His-Soul ; He was mothered and smothered in the slimy tide Of the City of Dam...Rate it:

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The Federal City
Henry Lawson
OH! the folly, the waste, and the pity! Oh, the time that is flung behind! They are seeking a site for a city, whose eyes shall be always blind, Wh...Rate it:

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Joy's City
Isabella Valancy Crawford
Joy's City hath high battlements of gold; Joy's City hath her streets of gem-wrought flow'rs; She hath her palaces high reared and bold, And tender...Rate it:

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Over The Darkened City
Conrad Potter Aiken
Over the darkened city, the city of towers, The city of a thousand gates, Over the gleaming terraced roofs, the huddled towers, Over a somnolent wh...Rate it:

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Up at a Villa--Down in the City
Robert Browning
Had I but plenty of money, money enough and to spare, The house for me, no doubt, were a house in the city-square; Ah, such a life, such a life...Rate it:

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Orb & The Forbidden City
Mario William Vitale
Orb & The Forbidden City metaphysical impulse ensues through the flames of resistance shun its existence etched beneath the tapestry of loosen...Rate it:

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City of Dreams
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Oh, we might have a marvellous city Were we only less keen on cash Less avid for things - more's the pity That fade and are gone in a flash, A cit...Rate it:

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The Beautiful City
James Whitcomb Riley
The Beautiful City! Forever Its rapturous praises resound; We fain would behold it-- but never A glimpse of its dory is found: We slacken our lips ...Rate it:

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The City of Dreadful Night
James Thomson
Per me si va nella citta dolente. --Dante Poi di tanto adoprar, di tanti moti D'ogni celeste, ogni terrena cosa, Girando senza posa, Per tornar s...Rate it:

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The Soul of the City Receives the Gift of the Holy Spirit
Vachel Lindsay
A BROADSIDE DISTRIBUTED IN SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS Censers are swinging, Over the town; Censers are swinging, Look overhead! Censers are swinging, H...Rate it:

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Captive of the White City, The *
Ina D. Coolbrith
Flower of the foam of the waves Of the beautiful inland sea, - White as the foam that laves The ships of the Sea-Kings past, - Mar...Rate it:

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The City at the End of Things
Archibald Lampman
Beside the pounding cataracts Of midnight streams unknown to us 'Tis builded in the leafless tracts And valleys huge of Tartarus. Luri...Rate it:

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The City Of Derry.
Liam Ó Comáin
Oh, the Waterside is beautiful And the Foyleside as well Urban twins of Derry City Separated by the Foyle. A city of various culture Within Irelan...Rate it:

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