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A Dream of the Orient
Charles Harpur
With a resplendent Eastern bride, Like a houri at my side, And music round us swelling, ’Mid odours of so rare a steam That like a breath of...Rate it:

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First Date Tree Saeeded By Abdul Rahman The Firs
Allama Muhammad Iqbal
me you are the Burning Bush of Sinai! You are a houri of the Arabian Desert, Nursed by the WesternRate it:

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Folies de Femmes
Harry Crosby
robe of silvergreen. In silken slashéd gold a houri frail With veiléd face, mere child of seventeenRate it:

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Hun er som en Rose, saa frisk og blød!
Hans Christian Andersen
hos hende Er den, som Mahomedanerne kjende; En Houri er hun, et djævelsk Skarn, Og dog et mageløst Rate it:

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Indian Dancer
Sarojini Naidu
a wail of desire, And beautiful dancers with houri-like faces bewitch the voluptuous watches of niRate it:

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Israfel
Edgar Allan Poe
Where Love's a grown-up God- Where the Houri glances are Imbued with all the beautRate it:

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Lepanto
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
He moves a mighty turban on the timeless houri's knees, His turban that is woven of the sRate it:

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Les Seins
Maurice Rollinat
tomber ton provocant burnous, Et, moderne houri des paradis arabes, Tu bondis toute nue en criant :Rate it:

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Nicotine
Ezra Pound
of the murmuring courts, Nicotine, my Nicotine, Houri of the mystic sports, trailing-robed in gabarRate it:

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The Haschish
John Greenleaf Whittier
Eblis, or of Paradise, Set all aglow with Houri glances! The poppy visions of Cathay, The heavy beeRate it:

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The Last Redoubt
Alfred Austin
that sought the crest Found Allah's throne and a houri's breast. Over their corpses the living sprRate it:

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