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Contrary Theses (II)
Wallace Stevens
One chemical afternoon in mid-autumn, When the grand mechanics of earth and sky were near; Even the leaves of the locust were yellow then, He w...Rate it:

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The Golden Legend: VI. The School Of Salerno
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A traveling Scholastic affixing his Theses to the gate of the College. _Scholastic._ There, that is my gauntlet, my banner, my shield, Hung up as ...Rate it:

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A Farewell to False Love
Sir Walter Raleigh
Farewell, false love, the oracle of lies, A mortal foe and enemy to rest, An envious boy, from whom all cares arise, A bastard vile, a beast wit...Rate it:

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An Hymne In Honour Of Love
Edmund Spenser
Love, that long since hast to thy mighty powre Perforce subdude my poor captived hart, And raging now therein with restlesse stowre, Doest tyranniz...Rate it:

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Dawn of Poetry
NS Murty
Like the nascent smile on the lips of a baby bud, The scissoring sun rays through the wintry mist Like the first vapours of rain on a parched groun...Rate it:

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All You Critics Suck
Mario William Vtale
All You Critics Suck excuse me what did you fart you always got something to bitch about nothing is every good enough for you you have bitten o...Rate it:

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Edgar Allan Poe
Elizabeth, it surely is most fit [Logic and common usage so commanding] In thy own book that first thy name be writ, Zeno and other sages not...Rate it:

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The Bush Lover
Leon Gellert
He lingers in the lazy grass And talks of loneliness with trees, The clouds pass, and the hours pass; And far afield he hears the bees. He sees th...Rate it:

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The House Delirious
Leon Gellert
Come in and tread thou quietly Within the duskiness. This twilight thou dost see Is but the moment passing. Make no guess Upon these ragged tapestr...Rate it:

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The Logical Conclusion
Ezra Pound
When earth's last thesis is copied From the theses that went before, When idea from fact has departed And bare-boned factlets shall bore, When all ...Rate it:

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Soiled earth...pestilence spreads...sprayed pesticide Genetic modification...force fed genocide Merely quite contrary how does the garden not natur...Rate it:

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Blue Girls
John Crowe Ransom
Twirling your blue skirts, travelling the sward Under the towers of your seminary, Go listen to your teachers old and contrary Without believing...Rate it:

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The Loving Presence
Liam Ó Comáin
In-spite of opinion to the contrary Implying your none existence I am aware of your presence, A presence which is the source Of my own presence. W...Rate it:

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Liam Comáin
The Myth Of Atheism. ~~~ Those persons who believe and state That “There is no God!” always fail At supporting their contention re ‘Atheism’ becaus...Rate it:

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A Ballad
Charles Lamb
In a costly palace Youth goes clad in gold; In a wretched workhouse Age's limbs are cold: There they sit, the old men by a shivering fire, Still cl...Rate it:

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'Peaceable Expulsion'
Ambrose Bierce
DRAMATIS PERSONAE. MOUNTWAVE _a Politician_ HARDHAND _a Workingman_ TOK BAK _a Chinaman_ SATAN _a Friend to Mountwave_ CHORUS OF FOREIGN VOTERS. ...Rate it:

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A Canary At The Farm
James Whitcomb Riley
Folks has be'n to town, and Sahry Fetched 'er home a pet canary--, And of all the blame', contrary, Aggervatin' things alive! I love music-- that I...Rate it:

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A Hyde Park Larrikin
Henry Kendall
You may have heard of Proclus, sir, If you have been a reader; And you may know a bit of her Who helped the Lycian leader. I have my doubts -...Rate it:

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A Protestant Republican
Liam Comáin
~~~ I am proud to be a Protestant As I am proud to be Irish As I am proud to be a republican In the pursuit of Irish freedom. ~ This admission I no...Rate it:

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A True Story
Ann Taylor
Little Ann and her mother were walking one day Through London's wide city so fair, And business obliged them to go by the way That led them through...Rate it:

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A Vision of a Wrangler, of a University, of Pedantry, and of Philosophy
James Clerk Maxwell
Deep St. Mary's bell had sounded, And the twelve notes gently rounded Endless chimneys that surrounded My abode in Trinity. (Letter G, Old Cour...Rate it:

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Advice To My Best Brother, Coll: Francis Lovelace.
Richard Lovelace
Frank, wil't live unhandsomely? trust not too far Thy self to waving seas: for what thy star, Calculated by sure event, must be, Look in the glassy...Rate it:

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Alma; or, The Progress of the Mind. In Three Cantos. - Canto II.
Matthew Prior
But shall we take the Muse abroad, To drop her idly on the road, And leave our subject in the middle, As Butler did his Bear and Fiddle? Yet he, co...Rate it:

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Astrophel and Stella VII: WhenNature Made her Chief Work
Sir Philip Sidney
When Nature made her chief work, Stella's eyes, In colour black why wrapt she beams so bright? Would she in beamy black, like painter wise,...Rate it:

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Ay me; can every rumour
John Wilbye
Ay me; can every rumour Thus start my lady's humour? Name ye some gallant to her Why straight forsooth I woo her. Then burst she forth in passion: ...Rate it:

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