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Nauhaught, The Deacon
John Greenleaf Whittier
NAUHAUGHT, the Indian deacon, who of old Dwelt, poor but blameless, where his narrowing Cape Stretches its shrunk arm out to all the winds And the ...Rate it:

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How Deacon Fry Bought A Duchess
Isabella Valancy Crawford
It sorter skeer'd the neighbours round, For of all the 'tarnal set thet clutches Their dollars firm, he wus the boss; An' yet he went and byed a 'D...Rate it:

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The Deacon And His Daughter
Isabella Valancy Crawford
He saved his soul and saved his pork, With old time preservation; He did not hold with creosote, Or new plans of salvation; He said that 'Works wou...Rate it:

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The Ghost of Deacon Brown
James Weldon Johnson
In a backwoods town Lived Deacon Brown, And he was a miser old; He would trust no bank, So he dug, and sank In the ground a box of gold, Down deep ...Rate it:

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The Conscientious Deacon
Vachel Lindsay
(A song to be syncopated as you please) Black cats, grey cats, green cats miau— Chasing the deacon who stole the cow. He runs and tumbles, he t...Rate it:

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Deacon Jones' Grievance
Paul Laurence Dunbar
I'VE been watchin' of 'em parson, An' I'm sorry fur to say 'At my mind is not contented With the loose an' keerless way 'At the young folks treat t...Rate it:

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Deacon Taylor
Edgar Lee Masters
I belonged to the church, And to the party of prohibition; And the villagers thought I died of eating watermelon. In truth I had cirrhosis of the l...Rate it:

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The Ballad Of The Ice-Worm Cocktail
Robert William Service
To Dawson Town came Percy Brown from London on the Thames. A pane of glass was in his eye, and stockings on his stems. Upon the shoulder of his coa...Rate it:

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Ashes on the Slide
Eugene Field
When Jim and Bill and I were boys a many years ago, How gayly did we use to hail the coming of the snow! Our sleds, fresh painted red and with thei...Rate it:

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A Lay of St. Nicholas
Richard Harris Barham
'Statim sacerdoti apparuit diabolus in specie puellæ pulchritudinis miræ, et ecce Divus, fide catholica et cruce et aqua benedicta armatus, venit, ...Rate it:

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Valuation
John Greenleaf Whittier
THE old Squire said, as he stood by his gate, And his neighbor, the Deacon, went by, 'In spite of my bank stock and real estate, You are better off...Rate it:

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A Sabbath Scene
John Greenleaf Whittier
SCARCE had the solemn Sabbath-bell Ceased quivering in the steeple, Scarce had the parson to his desk Walked stately through his people, When down ...Rate it:

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Father's Letter
Eugene Field
I 'm going to write a letter to our oldest boy who went Out West last spring to practise law and run for president; I 'll tell him all the gossip I...Rate it:

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The Mother-Lodge
Rudyard Kipling
There was Rundle, Station Master, An' Beazeley of the Rail, An' 'Ackman, Commissariat, An' Donkin' o' the Jail; An' Blake, Conductor-Sargent, Ou...Rate it:

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Con large comme un estuaire
Guillaume Apollinaire
Con large comme un estuaire Où meurt mon amoureux reflux Tu as la saveur poissonnière l'odeur de la bite et du cul La fraîche odeur trouduculière F...Rate it:

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La cueillette
Guillaume Apollinaire
Nous vînmes au jardin fleuri pour la cueillette. Belle, sais-tu combien de fleurs, de roses-thé, Roses pâles d'amour qui couronnent ta tête...Rate it:

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La Jolie Rousse
Guillaume Apollinaire
Me voici devant tous un homme plein de sens Connaissant la vie et de la mort ce qu'un vivant peut connaître Ayant éprouvé les douleurs et les jo...Rate it:

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Le temps perdu
Rene Francois Armand Prudhomme
Si peu d'oeuvres pour tant de fatigue et d'ennui ! De stériles soucis notre journée est pleine : Leur meute sans pitié nous chasse à perdre haleine...Rate it:

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A Vision Of Resurrection
Ambrose Bierce
I had a dream. The habitable earth Its continents and islands, all were bare Of cities and of forests. Naught remained Of its old aspect, and I onl...Rate it:

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Ben Trovato
Edwin Arlington Robinson
The Deacon thought. “I know them,” he began, “And they are all you ever heard of them— Allurable to no sure theorem, The scorn or the humility o...Rate it:

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Bryan, Bryan, Bryan, Bryan
Vachel Lindsay
I In a nation of one hundred fine, mob-hearted, lynching, relenting, repenting millions, There are plenty of sweeping, swinging, stinging, gorgeo...Rate it:

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Emancipation
Ambrose Bierce
Behold! the days of miracle at last Return-if ever they were truly past: From sinful creditors' unholy greed The church called Calvary at last is f...Rate it:

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From Top To Bottom
Ambrose Bierce
O Buddha, had you but foreknown The vices of your priesthood It would have made you twist and moan As any wounded beast would. You would have damne...Rate it:

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Letter From A Missionary Of The Methodist Episcopal Church South, In Kansas, To A Distinguished Politician. Douglas Mission 1854.
John Greenleaf Whittier
LAST week — the Lord be praised for all His mercies To His unworthy servant! — I arrived Safe at the Mission, via Westport; where I tarried over ni...Rate it:

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Mary smith
Eugene Field
Away down East where I was reared amongst my Yankee kith, There used to live a pretty girl whose name was Mary Smith; And though it's many years si...Rate it:

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