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The Vulture and the Husbandman
Arthur Clement Hilton
By Louisa CarolineN.B. -- A Vulture is a rapacious and obscene bird, whichdestroys its prey by plucking it limb from limb with its powerfulbeak and...Rate it:

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Vulture
Robinson Jeffers
the ocean. I saw through half-shut eyelids a vulture wheeling high up in heaven, And presentlyRate it:

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The Vulture
Hilaire Belloc
The Vulture eats between his meals, And that's the reason why He very, very, rarely feels As well as you and I. His eye is dull, his head is bald,...Rate it:

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Prometheus, Or, The Poet's Forethought. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
the fire with mortals sharing, Then the vulture,--the despairing Cry of pain on crags Caucasian. Rate it:

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The Ghosts
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Never stoops the soaring vulture On his quarry in the desert, On the sick or wounded bison, But another vulture, watching From his high aerial look...Rate it:

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The Song Of Hiawatha XIX: The Ghosts
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Never stoops the soaring vulture On his quarry in the desert, On the sick or wounded bison, But another vulture, watching From his high aerial look...Rate it:

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A Royal Princess
Christina Georgina Rossetti
goes, Long-descended valiant lords whom the vulture knows, On whose track the vulture swoops, whenRate it:

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The Peace Convention At Brussels
John Greenleaf Whittier
Moultan's shattered wall; On Chenab's side the vulture seeks the slain, And Sutlej paints with blooRate it:

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Tom May's Death
Andrew Marvell
and the Rebel's Fear. But how a double headed Vulture Eats, Brutus and Cassius the Peoples cheats. Rate it:

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An Artist
Robinson Jeffers
had ever ventured, you wondered whether even a vulture'd ever spread sail there. There were stones Rate it:

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The Mystery
Amergin
am the ox of the seven combats, I am the vulture upon the rocks, I am the beam of the sun, I am theRate it:

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Joy
Robinson Jeffers
for joy the stars burn, not for joy the vulture Spreads her gray sails on the air Over the mountainRate it:

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The Low Sky
Robinson Jeffers
No vulture is here, hardly a hawk, Could long wings or great eyes fly Under this low-lidded soft sky? On the wide heather the curlew's whistle Die...Rate it:

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The Ship-Builders
John Greenleaf Whittier
if they trod the land. Her oaken ribs the vulture-beak Of Northern ice may peel; The sunken rock anRate it:

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A Christmas Carmen
John Greenleaf Whittier
nations! with chorals of love Sing out the war-vulture and sing in the dove, Till the hearts of theRate it:

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Gloria Mundi
Walter de la Mare
there. This beast in one flat hand clutched vulture-wise A glittering image of itself in jet, ARate it:

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No Organism Is A Born Terrorist
Nikhil Parekh
fledgling is ever born a hideously treacherous vulture; from the womb of the uninhibitedly ecstaticRate it:

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A proper trewe idyll of camelot
Eugene Field
of blacke and shiny pluggs; His nose ben like a vulture beake, his blie ben swart of hue, And curlyRate it:

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An Inventor
Augusta Davies Webster
filched to bestow on men, and for your pay the vulture at your heart. What should one choose? Rate it:

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An Ode - In Imitation of Horace, Book III. Ode II.
Matthew Prior
angry lion's generous rage, The ravenous vulture and the bird of night As safely tempt the stoopingRate it:

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Ancient History
Siegfried Sassoon
Adam, a brown old vulture in the rain, Shivered below his wind-whipped olive-trees; Huddling sharp chin on scarred and scraggy knees, He moaned and...Rate it:

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As the Starved Maelstrom laps the Navies
Emily Dickinson
As the Starved Maelstrom laps the Navies As the Vulture teased Forces the Broods in lonely Valleys As the Tiger eased By but a Crumb of Blood, fas...Rate it:

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At Bordj-an-Nus
Aleister Crowley
not love! I am compelled By some fierce fate, a vulture poised, heaven's single ominous speck of blRate it:

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Beaten Back
Henry Lawson
gorged his spoil. All in vain ’gainst him, the vulture, I have battled without rest— In the van ofRate it:

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Billy's Alphabetical Animal Show
James Whitcomb Riley
you, he was so blamed furious! V was a vagabond Vulture Who said: 'I don't want to insult yer, ButRate it:

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