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Sassoon's Public Statement Of Defiance
Siegfried Sassoon
'I am making this statement as an act of wilful defiance of military authority, because I believe the war is being deliberately prolonged by those ...Rate it:

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Defiance
Walter Savage Landor
Catch her and hold her if you can-- See, she defies you with her fan, Shuts, opens, and then holds it spread In threatening guise over your head. A...Rate it:

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Farewell And Defiance To Love
John Clare
Love and thy vain employs, away From this too oft deluded breast! No longer will I court thy stay, To be my bosom's teazing guest. Thou treacherous...Rate it:

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In Defiance of Fortune
Queen Elizabeth I
Never think you fortune can bear the sway Where virtue's force can cause her to obey. Rate it:

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Nemesis
Henry Lawson
as a jingo laureate flings Recklessly his high defiance in the “grinning teeth of Things”. They preRate it:

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Republican Pioneers
Henry Lawson
air, for all who care, Our first loud notes of defiance! We fling in the air, For all who care, Rate it:

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The Flying Dutchman
John Boyle O'Reilly
the Dutchman's gallant ship, But, to their rage, defiance rings from Vanderdecken's lip: Impotent Rate it:

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The Mother's Prayer
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
the grand triumphant day When we stood in bold defiance Of a tyrant monarch's sway; And now in a blRate it:

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An Excellent New Song Being The Intended Speech Of A Famous Orator Against Peace
Jonathan Swift
by the plot: I had my advantage, and stood at defiance, For Daniel was got from the den of the lionRate it:

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Simply Colored
Tiana Bradham
my tone when I slay my hinderers with words of defiance and sword-like lyrics of protest. I am defRate it:

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The Gift to Sing
James Weldon Johnson
by Sorrow's somber wing, With glad defiance in my throat, I pierce the darkness with a note, And siRate it:

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What Heaven Sent
Kurt Philip Behm
most normal of ways I've worked in a spirit of defiance As I've traveled the many miles from comRate it:

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At A Vacation Exercise In The Colledge, Part Latin, Part English. The Latin Speeches Ended, The English Thus Began
John Milton
length how green-ey'd Neptune raves, In Heav'ns defiance mustering all his waves; Then sing of secrRate it:

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A Lost Chance
James Brunton Stephens
repulse with hope, matched disappointment with defiance, Or opposed a pliant meekness to the drivinRate it:

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A Man's Repentance
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
her eyes. I was tempted, I know, by her proud defiance, To make good my promises there and then. BRate it:

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A Song For Soldiers
John Boyle O'Reilly
a sign but flame and the hiss of the leaden defiance Comes from the Cheyenne braves, though their fRate it:

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Acknowledgement
Major Henry Livingston Jr.
court an alliance And ev'ry pretender at awful defiance. And I have been told (though I must disbRate it:

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All Night the Lone Cicada
Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts
shadowy deeps of plain, The ephemeral, brave defiance Adventured not in vain. Till to the falterinRate it:

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Almon Keefer
James Whitcomb Riley
fist at the warped plank-walls And mutters his defiance through the cracks At the balked Enemy's reRate it:

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An Eclogue From Virgil
Eugene Field
gone are the halcyon days when my reed piped defiance to sorrow! Nevermore in the vine-covered grotRate it:

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And He Said, Fight On
Emily Pauline Johnson
battlements While I can stand and fight. I fling defiance at them as I cry, 'Capitulate? Not I.' Rate it:

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At A Vatican Exercise (excerpt)
John Milton
how green-ey'd Neptune raves, In heav'n's defiance mustering all his waves; Then sing of secrRate it:

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At the Foresters
Arthur Symons
know The many meanings of your look: The tired defiance of the eyes, Pathetically whimsical, ChilRate it:

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Battered Bob
Edward George Dyson
the lightest joke was answered in the lingo of defiance, And our blood was cast like water on the gRate it:

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Battle Of Corruna
William Lisle Bowles
frowning, in the front of death, and hurled Defiance to the conquerors of the world! Oh, when we heRate it:

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