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Be Of Interest
Kurt Philip Behm
More than being good or bad…. be of interest Good and bad vanish with the prevailing wind —but interest lasts (Villanova Pennsylvania: June, ...Rate it:

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Holy Sonnet XVI: Father, Part Of His Double Interest
John Donne
Father, part of his double interest Unto thy kingdom, thy Son gives to me, His jointure in the knotty Trinity He keeps, and gives to me his death's...Rate it:

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Reasonable Interest
Ellis Parker Butler
I want to know how Bernard Shaw Likes beefsteak—fairly done, or raw? I want to know what kinds of shoes M. Maeterlinck and Howells use. I have gre...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 9
Joel Barlow
Now, round the yielding canopy of shade, Again the Guide his heavenly power display'd. Sudden, the stars their trembling fires withdrew, Returning ...Rate it:

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An Epistle To William Hogarth
Charles Churchill
Amongst the sons of men how few are known Who dare be just to merit not their own! Superior virtue and superior sense, To knaves and fools, will al...Rate it:

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The Conference
Charles Churchill
Grace said in form, which sceptics must agree, When they are told that grace was said by me; The servants gone to break the scurvy jest On the prou...Rate it:

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To Think Of Time
Walt Whitman
To think of time--of all that retrospection! To think of to-day, and the ages continued henceforward! Have you guess'd you yourself woul...Rate it:

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The Power of the Dog
Rudyard Kipling
clay. Our loves are not given, but only lent, At compound interest of cent per cent. Though it is nRate it:

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Mister William
William Schwenck Gilbert
to be drest - If you leave it to accumulate at compound interest, For anything you know, may represRate it:

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Marsupial Bill: Part Second.
James Brunton Stephens
1 FAST flew the hours. We may not tell Of William's weary quest, How round the outskirts of the town He roamed like one possessed — Nor with what g...Rate it:

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Love and Folly
William Cullen Bryant
Love's worshippers alone can know The thousand mysteries that are his; His blazing torch, his twanging bow, His blooming age are mysteries. A charm...Rate it:

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Manhattan Streets I Saunter'd, Pondering
Walt Whitman
MANHATTAN'S streets I saunter'd, pondering, On time, space, reality--on such as these, and abreast with them, prudence. After a...Rate it:

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Part Second
James Brunton Stephens
1 Fast flew the hours. We may not tell Of William's weary quest, How round the outskirts of the town He roamed like one possessed— Nor with what gu...Rate it:

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The Cenci : A Tragedy In Five Acts
Percy Bysshe Shelley
DRAMATIS PERSONÆ Count Francesco Cenci. Giacomo, his Son. Bernardo, his Son. Cardinal Camillo. Orsino, a Prelate. Savella, the Pope's Legate. Olim...Rate it:

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The Martyred Democrat
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
In Lady Lusher's drawing-room, where float the strains of Brahms, While cultured caterpillars chew the leaves of potted palms In Lady Lusher's dra...Rate it:

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The Medal
John Dryden
Of all our antic sights and pageantry Which English idiots run in crowds to see, The Polish Medal bears the prize alone; A monster, more the fav...Rate it:

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The Rosciad
Charles Churchill
Unknowing and unknown, the hardy Muse Boldly defies all mean and partial views; With honest freedom plays the critic's part, And praises, as she ce...Rate it:

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The Rose Of Derry
Liam Ó Comáin
(For Sile) During an autumn October evening As the sun went to rest I observed A colleen whose appearance was Of interest but my attempts at Eye...Rate it:

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The Temple of Friendship
Voltaire
Sacred to peace, within a wood's recess, A blest retreat, where courtiers never press, A temple stands, where art did never try With pompous wonder...Rate it:

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To The Memory Of The Right Honourable Lord Talbot, Late Chancellor Of Great Britain. Addressed To His Son.
James Thomson
While with the public, you, my Lord, lament A friend and father lost; permit the muse, The muse assigned of old a double theme, To praise the dead...Rate it:

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Kisses
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Cupid, if storying legends tell aright, Once framed a rich elixer of delight. A chalice o'er love-kindled flames he fixed, And in it nectar and amb...Rate it:

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One Crucifixion is recorded—only
Emily Dickinson
One Crucifixion is recorded—only— How many be Is not affirmed of Mathematics— Or History— One Calvary—exhibited to Stranger— As many be As persons...Rate it:

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A Fable
Jane Taylor
ONE day a sage knocked at a chemist's door, Bringing a curious compound to explore.-- 'Behold ! said he, as from his vest he drew it, 'This little ...Rate it:

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A Weight with Needles on the pounds
Emily Dickinson
A Weight with Needles on the pounds— To push, and pierce, besides— That if the Flesh resist the Heft— The puncture—coolly tries— That not a pore b...Rate it:

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AN ELEGY Upon the most victorious King of Sweden Gustavus Adolphus
Henry King
Like a cold fatal sweat which ushers death My thoughts hang on me, & my lab'ring breath Stopt up with sighs, my fancie big with woes, Feels two ...Rate it:

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