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Came a pretty maid
George Eliot
Came a pretty maid By the moon's pure light . . . Loved me well, she said, Eyes with tears all bright, A pretty maid. But too late she strayed, Mo...Rate it:

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Pretty Flower
Raymond Garfield Dandridge
Truly thou lovest pretty flowers, For pretty flower, thyself, thou art. May I, if tenderly I pluck thee, Make fast thy tendrils to my heart— Pr...Rate it:

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Country Roads ~ Pretty Sally
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
The diggers came from Bendigo, From Albury the drovers, From where the Goulburn waters flow Came bearded teamsters travelling slow. And all the bro...Rate it:

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Pretty Lil' Princess
A pretty little princess danced before my eyes Soon we shared these loving longing sighs Skin so fair i feared it would shatter If my hand were to ...Rate it:

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Pretty Cow
Jane Taylor
Thank you, pretty cow, that made Pleasant milk to soak my bread Every day and every night, Warm, and fresh, and sweet, and white. Do not chew the ...Rate it:

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My Pretty Rose Tree
William Blake
A flower was offered to me, Such a flower as May never bore; But I said 'I've a pretty rose tree,' And I passed the sweet flower o'er. Th...Rate it:

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Who Fancied What A Pretty Sight
William Wordsworth
WHO fancied what a pretty sight This Rock would be if edged around With living snow-drops? circlet bright! How glorious to this orchard-ground! Who...Rate it:

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She dealt her pretty words like Blades
Emily Dickinson
She dealt her pretty words like Blades— How glittering they shone— And every One unbared a Nerve Or wantoned with a Bone— She never deemed—she hur...Rate it:

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Come, Pretty School-Girl!
Henry Clay Work
On this rolling planet ever have you seen A home so like a palace waiting for its queen? -- A dwelling place so fair, So fill'd with treasures rare...Rate it:

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Dear Pretty Youth
Thomas Shadwell
Dear pretty youth, unveil your eyes, How can you sleep when I am by? Were I with you all night to be, Methinks I could from sleep be free. Alas, my...Rate it:

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Pretty Insanities
Stone Fox
Feathers torn from the gaping napes of wind began to dwindle and resist in spite of the gravity crushing tsunami. Trapped in a facade of impersona...Rate it:

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Pretty Twinkling Starry Eyes
Nicholas Breton
Pretty twinkling starry eyes! How did Nature first devise Such a sparkling in your sight As to give Love such delight As to make him, like a fly, P...Rate it:

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Pretty Words
Elinor Morton Wylie
Poets make pets of pretty, docile words: I love smooth words, like gold-enamelled fish Which circle slowly with a silken swish, And tender ones, li...Rate it:

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Satyr IV. The Pretty Gentleman
Thomas Parnell
Where Creditors their bankrupt debtors stow Where men for want of coin to durance go & are for being wretched made more so Where poor W---G---could...Rate it:

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Sonnet 41: Those pretty wrongs that liberty commits
William Shakespeare
Those pretty wrongs that liberty commits When I am sometime absent from thy heart, Thy beauty and thy years full well befits, For still temptation ...Rate it:

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That pretty girl
Kobayashi Issa
That pretty girl-- munching and rustling the wrapped-up rice cake. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A Pretty Woman
Robert Browning
I. That fawn-skin-dappled hair of hers, And the blue eye Dear and dewy, And that infantine fresh air of hers! II. To think men cann...Rate it:

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That Pretty Girl in the Army
Henry Lawson
“Now I often sit at Watty’s, when the night is very near With a head that’s full of jingles – and the fumes of bottled beer; For I always have a fa...Rate it:

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The Pretty Lady
Robert William Service
He asked the lady in the train If he might smoke: she smiled consent. So lighting his cigar and fain To talk he puffed away content, Reflecting: ho...Rate it:

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If Christ Came Questioning
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
If Christ came questioning His world to-day, (If Christ came questioning,) 'What hast thou done to glorify thy God, Since last My feet this lowe...Rate it:

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It Was God Who Came Into My Life
Nikhil Parekh
I was just a minuscule bird perched on a single leaf; with the forest in the backdrop disastrously charred to raw ash; nobody in a million kilomete...Rate it:

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When You Came Into My Life
Nikhil Parekh
I was just a dead cubicle of ice hanging from the mountains; on the verge of breaking, with every passing draught of wind, It was only when you ca...Rate it:

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The Diverting History Of John Gilpin, Showing How He Went Farther Than He Intended, And Came Safe Home Again
William Cowper
John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit and renown, A trainband captain eke was he Of famous London town. John Gilpin’s spouse said to her dear: Thoug...Rate it:

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Deep in thoughts of love, I came
Guido Cavalcanti
Deep in thoughts of love, I came On two young maids, One sang: ‘It rains On us, the joy of love.’ Their faces were so calm and sweet, With modesty...Rate it:

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If The Moon Came From Heaven
Christina Georgina Rossetti
If the moon came from heaven, Talking all the way, What could she have to tell us, And what could she say? ‘I've seen a hundred pretty things, ...Rate it:

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