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Esau
John Newton
Poor Esau repented too late That once he his birth-right despised; And sold, for a morsel of meat, What could not too highly be prized: How great w...Rate it:

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Song of the Soul XXII
Khalil Gibran
soul. It is the song of love; What Cain or Esau could sing it? It is more fragrant than jasminRate it:

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Almswomen
Edmund Blunden
and lemon-plants in bushy sheaves, Shagged Esau's-hands with five green finger-tips. Such old sweetRate it:

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In The Harbour: Elegiac Verse
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
rhymes of our poet; Though it be Jacob's voice, Esau's, alas! are the hands. IV. Let us be gratefRate it:

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Jacob's Ladder
John Newton
or sea, Home, with him, is everywhere; When from Esau Jacob fled, Though his pillow was a stone, AnRate it:

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Jubilate Agno: Fragment A
Christopher Smart
Drove adore the good Shepherd of Israel. Let Esau offer a scape Goat for his seed, and rejoice inRate it:

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Ordained
Ada Cambridge
downward path to tread, Lest he should lose his Esau's bowl, That bought the birthright of his soulRate it:

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Second Sunday In Lent
John Keble
wealth or power, for pleasure or renown; Thus, Esau-like, our Father's blessing miss, Then wash wRate it:

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The Petition for an Absolute Retreat
Anne Kingsmill Finch
jasmine sheds! 'Twas the odour of the field Esau's rural coat did yield That inspir'd his father's Rate it:

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The Watchman
Ada Cambridge
dry husks for grain - The pottage of the Esau's bowl That bought the birthright of a soul His all-sRate it:

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To England
Francis William Lauderdale Adams
she makes her choice With the rising day! Foul Esau, you who sold your high birthright For gilded mRate it:

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To One Detested
Ambrose Bierce
present record flames A greater glory. Cain, Esau, and Iscariot, too, And Ananias, likewise, Each Rate it:

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