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Cheery Beggar
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Beyond Mágdalen and by the Bridge, on a place called there the Plain, In Summer, in a burst of summertime Following falls and falls of rain, Whe...Rate it:

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Beggar To Beggar Cried
William Butler Yeats
'TIME to put off the world and go somewhere And find my health again in the sea air,' Beggar to beggar cried, being frenzy-struck, 'And make my sou...Rate it:

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Cheery Old Age.
Robert Crawford
The old man is not miserable, nay, cheery For such a grey old fellow. Life's still good, And he at many points is yet in touch With the material; a...Rate it:

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Spring It Is Cheery
Thomas Hood
Spring it is cheery, Winter is dreary, Green leaves hang, but the brown must fly; When he's forsaken, Wither'd and shaken, What can an old man...Rate it:

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The Beggar And The Angel
Duncan Campbell Scott
An angel burdened with self-pity Came out of heaven to a modern city. He saw a beggar on the street, Where the tides of traffic meet. A pair of b...Rate it:

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The Old Cumberland Beggar
William Wordsworth
I saw an aged Beggar in my walk; And he was seated, by the highway side, On a low structure of rude masonry Built at the foot of a huge hill, th...Rate it:

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The Absent-Minded Beggar
Rudyard Kipling
When you've shouted ' Rule Britannia,' when you've sung ' God save the Queen,' When you've finished killing Kruger with your mouth, Will you kindl...Rate it:

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The Beggar-Man
Charles Lamb
Abject, stooping, old, and wan, See yon wretched beggar-man; Once a father's hopeful heir, Once a mother's tender care. When too young to understan...Rate it:

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The Shivering Beggar
Robert Graves
NEAR Clapham village, where fields began, Saint Edward met a beggar man. It was Christmas morning, the church bells tolled, The old man trembled...Rate it:

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The Beggar
John Newton
Encouraged by thy word Of promise to the poor; Behold, a beggar, Lord, Waits at thy mercy's door! No hand, no heart, O Lord, but thine, Can help or...Rate it:

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A Lame Beggar
John Donne
I am unable, yonder beggar cries, To stand, or move; if he say true, he lies. Rate it:

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An Insincere Wish Addressed to a Beggar
Mary Elizabeth Coleridge
We are not near enough to love, I can but pity all your woe; For wealth has lifted me above, And falsehood set you down below. If you were true, w...Rate it:

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But A Beggar
Kurt Philip Behm
You see a wall, where I see a door You are imprisoned, I am implored You spend your fortune on relics that burn I, but a beggar —last verse heav...Rate it:

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Talk with prudence to a Beggar
Emily Dickinson
Talk with prudence to a Beggar Of "Potose," and the mines! Reverently, to the Hungry Of your viands, and your wines! Cautious, hint to any Captive...Rate it:

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The Beggar
Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov
By gates of an abode, blessed, A man stood, asking for donation, A beggar, cruelly oppressed By hunger, thirst and deprivation. He asked just for ...Rate it:

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The Beggar Lad—dies early
Emily Dickinson
The Beggar Lad—dies early— It's Somewhat in the Cold— And Somewhat in the Trudging feet— And haply, in the World— The Cruel—smiling—bowing World— ...Rate it:

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THE BEGGAR TO MAB, THE FAIRY QUEEN
Robert Herrick
Please your Grace, from out your store Give an alms to one that's poor, That your mickle may have more. Black I'm grown for want of meat, Give me t...Rate it:

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A Day In The Life Of A Beggar
Nikhil Parekh
I shriek at high pitched tones in discordance, mumbling words unnaturally formed, stretching minute chords of my vocal tract, i was a sight to ...Rate it:

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A Homicidal Beggar
Nikhil Parekh
A casual glimpse at the beggars face, can reveal altogether a new case. its filled with substantial beauties and charm, the joy hidden in occasio...Rate it:

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Songs from The Beggar’s Opera: Air IV-Cotillion
John Gay
Act II, Scene iv, Air IV—Cotillion Youth’s the season made for joys, Love is then our duty: She alone...Rate it:

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Songs from The Beggar’s Opera: Air X-“Thomas, I Cannot'
John Gay
Polly. I like a ship in storms was tossed, Yet afraid to put into land, For seized in the port ...Rate it:

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Songs from The Beggar’s Opera: Air XVI-“Over the Hills, and Far Away”
John Gay
Mac. Were I laid on Greenland’s coast, And in my arms embraced my lass, Warm amidst eternal frost, Too s...Rate it:

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Songs from The Beggar’s Opera: Air XXVII-“Green Sleeves”
John Gay
Since laws were made, for every degree, To curb vice in others, as well as me, I wonder we han’t better company Upon Tyburn tree. But gold...Rate it:

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The Beggar
Ralph Hodgson
He begged and shuffled on; Sometimes he stopped to throw A bit and benison To sparrows in the snow, And clap a frozen ear And curse the bitter...Rate it:

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The Beggar's Child
Padraic Colum
MAVOURNEEN, we'll go far away From the net of the crooked town Where they grudge us the light of the day. Around my neck you will lay Two tight li...Rate it:

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