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Short Shrift
Harry 'Breaker' Harbord Morant
I can mind him at the start - Easy seat and merry heart! Said he, as he threw a glance At the crawling ambulance: 'Some day I'll be on the ground ...Rate it:

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Shrift
Muriel Stuart
I am not true, but you would pardon this If you could see the tortured spirit take Its place beside you in the dark, and break Your daily food of l...Rate it:

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A Lay of St. Nicholas
Richard Harris Barham
though mitre adorn Thy brow, to listen to shrift of mine. I am a Maiden royally born, And I comeRate it:

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Confiteor
Adam Lindsay Gordon
repent, my son ? Dost thou scorn confession and shrift ? Ere thy sands from the glass of time shallRate it:

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From Perugia
John Greenleaf Whittier
kneel down the sanctified slipper to kiss. Short shrift will suffice him, —he's blest beyond doubt;Rate it:

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Lex Talionis
Adam Lindsay Gordon
;— Rare sport, at least, for the bear. Short shrift ! sharp fate ! dark doom to dree ! Hard strugRate it:

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Mogg Megone - Part III.
John Greenleaf Whittier
and Sagadahock In the Church's service won. No shrift the gloomy savage brooks, As scowling on thRate it:

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Rose Mary
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
he wed you, flower of mine, For a heavy shrift he seeks the shrine. Now hark to my words and do notRate it:

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Silence. A Sonnet
Henry King
Then Ile believe a wounded breast May heal by shrift, and purchase rest. But if imparting it I dRate it:

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The Battle of Sempach
Sir Walter Scott
where now shall we find a priest Our shrift that he may hear?'- 'The Switzer priest has ta'en the fRate it:

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The Lay of the Last Minstrel: Canto III.
Sir Walter Scott
stay; Unless the swifter I speed away Short shrift will be at my dying day.' VIII Away in speeRate it:

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The Talking Oak
Alfred Lord Tennyson
of Peter's-pence, And number'd bead, and shrift, Bluff Harry broke into the spence ARate it:

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The Vision Of Piers Plowman - Part 03
William Langland
he loutede] And seide ful softely, in shrift as it were, 'Theigh lewed men and lered men hadde leRate it:

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To my Sister Anne King, who chid me in verse for being angry
Henry King
charm'd, and promise to redress What, without shrift, my follies doe confess Against my self: wheRate it:

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