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The Conclusion
Francis Beaumont
dost eat, Let it not be dainty or stirring meat; Abstain from wine, although thou think it good, ItRate it:

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Observation
Dorothy Parker
by ten, I may get back my looks again, If I abstain from fun and such, I'll probably amount to mRate it:

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Proem
Amos Bronson Alcott
thought was ours: If I from Poesy could not all abstain, He my poor verses oft did quite undress, NRate it:

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A Little Child Shall Lead Them
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
in that hour of sorrow From drink they would abstain; And this little badge became the wedge WhiRate it:

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A New Temperance Poem, in Memory of My Departed Parents, Who Were Sober Living & God Fearing People
William Topaz McGonagall
living, and often did pray For their family to abstain from intoxicating drink alway; Because they Rate it:

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An Elegy on the Lady Markham
Francis Beaumont
skin to wear: But if you must (as what worms can abstain To taste her tender body?) yet refrain WitRate it:

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Cells
Rudyard Kipling
take my oath before them both that I will sure abstain, But as soon as I'm in with a mate and gin, Rate it:

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Certain Maxims of Hafiz
Rudyard Kipling
and carriage; But the colt who is wise will abstain from the terrible thorn-bit of Marriage. XII. Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 05
Sa di
sufficient monitor. When thou art old abstain from puerility. Leave play and Rate it:

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 18
Sa di
one advice and passed away: Lust is fire, abstain therefrom, Make not the fire of helRate it:

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 80
Sa di
A youth must be strong minded to abstain from lust, Because even the sexual tRate it:

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Chant Royal Of High Virtue
Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
service, nor did ever say, 'Deny thee this,' 'Abstain from yon,' But to inure thee, thew and bone. Rate it:

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Death and Burial of Lord Tennyson
William Topaz McGonagall
for that reason from company he liked to abstain. He has written some fine pieces of poetry in hiRate it:

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Dion
William Wordsworth
prodigality; Nor doth the general voice abstain from prayer, Invoking Dion's tutelary care, ARate it:

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Drunk
Ada Cambridge
the street, And shock the pure and holy that abstain? Disgusting brute! Disgraceful blot and stain Rate it:

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In Utrumque Paratus
Adam Lindsay Gordon
kills ;' Shun bad tobacco, avoid strong drink, Abstain from Holloway's pills, Wear woollen socks, tRate it:

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Introductory 05
Sa di
their eyes to the faults of their inferiors and abstain from divulging the crimes of humble men, weRate it:

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Like A Bird Caught In A Snare
Mario William Vitale
feature the logical choice would have been to abstain something's not quite right in the braRate it:

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Love Constrained to Obedience
William Cowper
to obey, But toil'd without success. Then, to abstain from outward sin Was more than I could doRate it:

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Marie Bateson
Edgar Lee Masters
how shall one follow it? It is well to abstain from murder and lust, To forgive, do good to others,Rate it:

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Mentana : First Anniversary
Algernon Charles Swinburne
by dawn be cloven, Let youth's self mourn and abstain; And love's self find not an hour, And spriRate it:

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Nonpareil
Matthew Prior
delicious is its taste, I cannot from the bait abstain, But to th' enchanting pleasure haste, ThougRate it:

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Old Paul and Old Tim
William Schwenck Gilbert
all round him in agony lay. He took care to abstain from employing his fist On the old and the criRate it:

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Olney Hymn 54: Love Constraining To Obedience
William Cowper
to obey, But toil'd without success. Then, to abstain from outward sin Was more than I could doRate it:

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Resignation
Friedrich Schiller
who has no faith; eterne As earth, this truth!-Abstain, who faith can learn! The world's long storyRate it:

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