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Alfonso Churchill
Edgar Lee Masters
They laughed at me as "Prof. Moon," As a boy in Spoon River, born with the thirst Of knowing about the stars. They jeered when I spoke of the lunar...Rate it:

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Churchill's Grave: A Fact Literally Rendered
George Gordon Lord Byron
I stood beside the grave of him who blazed The comet of a season, and I saw The humblest of all sepulchres, and gazed With not the less of sorrow a...Rate it:

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On The Report Of A Monument To Be Erected In Westminster Abbey, To The Memory Of A Late Author (Churchill)
James Beattie
Bufo, begone! with thee may Faction's fire, That hatch'd thy salamander-fame, expire. Fame, dirty idol of the brainless crowd, What half-made moon-...Rate it:

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Mr. Prime Minister (The Last Lion)
Kurt Philip Behm
From Winston: “When youth departs —may wisdom prove enough” To Winston: “When spirit falters —all will to then prevail” (Villanova Pennsylvan...Rate it:

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Trim
others have escaped this hell. To paraphrase Winston Churchill "Never give in to the overwheRate it:

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Dedication
Charles Churchill
To Churchill's Sermons. The manuscript of this unfinished poem was found among the few papers Churchill left behind him. Health to great Glo'ster...Rate it:

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The Angel In The House. Book II. Canto I.
Coventry Patmore
Preludes. I The Song of Songs The pulse of War, whose bloody heats Sane purposes insanely work, Now with fraternal frenzy beats, And binds the Ch...Rate it:

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No Power On Earth
Billy Bennett
The British Empire has a flag that flies throughout the World And no power on earth can pull it down It stands for peace and liberty where e’er our...Rate it:

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The Dark Abyss
Kurt Philip Behm
He found what he was looking for, his shadow turned inside out He moved beyond prescriptive cure, all questioning and doubt He left the futu...Rate it:

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A Letter To Monsieur Boileau Despreaux, Occasioned By The Victory At Blenheim
Matthew Prior
Since hired for life, thy servile Muse must sing Successive conquests and a glorious King; Must of a man immortal vainly boast, And bring him laure...Rate it:

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A Poem: To The Memory of Mrs. Oldfield
Richard Savage
Oldfield's no more!-And can the Muse forbear, O'er Oldfield's Grave to shed a grateful Tear? Shall she, the Glory of the British Stage, Pride of he...Rate it:

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An Ode - Inscribed To The Memory Of The Hon. Colonel George Villiers
Matthew Prior
Say, dearest Villiers, poor departed friend, (Since fleeting life thus suddenly must end) Say, what did all thy busy hopes avail, That anxious tho...Rate it:

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I'm Scared Of It All
Robert William Service
I'm scared of it all, God's truth! so I am; It's too big and brutal for me. My nerve's on the raw and I don't give a damn For all the "hoorah" that...Rate it:

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Inscriptions: II: For A Statue Of Chaucer At Woodstock
Mark Akenside
Such was old Chaucer. such the placid mien Of him who first with harmony inform'd The language of our fathers. Here he dwelt For many a cheerful da...Rate it:

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Lines Written In Windsor Park
Charles Churchill
These verses appeared with Churchill's name to them in the London Magazine for , and there is no reason to doubt their being genuine. When Pope to...Rate it:

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Sam Goes To It
Marriott Edgar
Sam Small had retired from the Army, In the old Duke of Wellington's time, So when present unpleasantness started, He were what you might call... p...Rate it:

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The Angel In The House. Book I. Canto I.
Coventry Patmore
Preludes. I The Impossibility Lo, Love's obey'd by all. 'Tis right That all should know what they obey, Lest erring conscience damp delight, And ...Rate it:

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The Angel In The House. Book II. Canto IX.
Coventry Patmore
Preludes. I The Nursling of Civility Lo, how the woman once was woo'd: Forth leapt the savage from his lair, And fell'd her, and to nuptials rude...Rate it:

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The Campaign, A Poem, To His Grace The Duke Of Marlborough
Joseph Addison
While crowds of princes your deserts proclaim, Proud in their number to enrol your name; While emperors to you commit their cause, And Anna's pr...Rate it:

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The Conference
Charles Churchill
Grace said in form, which sceptics must agree, When they are told that grace was said by me; The servants gone to break the scurvy jest On the prou...Rate it:

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THE DEATH OF A KING
W. T. JACKSON
King George VI of England Died an uneventful death in his bed. His daughter Princess Elizabeth became Queen. She and her new husband, Prince Philli...Rate it:

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The Owl And The Sparrow
John Trumbull
In elder days, in Saturn's prime, Ere baldness seized the head of Time, While truant Jove, in infant pride, Play'd barefoot on Olympus' side, Each ...Rate it:

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The Victories Of Love. Book II
Coventry Patmore
I From Jane To Her Mother Thank Heaven, the burthens on the heart Are not half known till they depart! Although I long'd, for many a year, To lov...Rate it:

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