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Holy Sonnet XIV: Batter my heart
John Donne
Batter my heart, three-personed God; for You As yet but knock, breathe, shine, and seek to mend; That I may rise and stand, o'erthrow me,'and bend ...Rate it:

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Holy Sonnet XIV: Batter My Heart, Three-Personed God
John Donne
Batter my heart, three-personed God; for you As yet but knock, breathe, shine, and seek to mend; That I may rise and stand, o'erthrow me, and bend ...Rate it:

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Sounds From The Baseball Field
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Batter in the home place, That was nobly done; Try and get the first base- Run! Run ! RUN! Ah, there, short stop, will you miss? Hear the people c...Rate it:

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Sumter In Ruins
William Gilmore Simms
I. Ye batter down the lion's den, But yet the lordly beast g'oes free; And ye shall hear his roar again, From mountain height, from lowland glen, F...Rate it:

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Prayer Of Columbus
Walt Whitman
their equivalents, the very words. A BATTER'D, wreck'd old man, Thrown on this savage shore,Rate it:

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Old Age
Edmund Waller
which age descries. The soul's dark cottage, batter'd and decay'd, Lets in new light through chiRate it:

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Amy Lowell
the British, Marching in your ragged shoes to batter down King George. What have you got in your haRate it:

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A Beautiful Young Nymph Going To Bed
Jonathan Swift
vain; Never did Covent Garden boast So bright a batter'd, strolling Toast; No drunken Rake to pick Rate it:

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A Culinary Puzzle
Ellis Parker Butler
housewife’s frown of care— See her beat a golden batter, Pausing but to ask of me, As she adds a biRate it:

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A Freak of Spring
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
an' place; An' my only aim an' object was to batter Murray's face. Pike is dancin' wild with joy; Rate it:

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A Long Bough
Hayyim Nahman Bialik
respite, no sleep. I wrestle alone in darkness, batter my head on the wall. Spring will blossom agRate it:

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A Miller, His Son, And Their Ass
Anne Kingsmill Finch
at her ease she goes, Trudge in the Dirt, and batter out their Shooes; As if to burthen her they Rate it:

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Alice And The White Knight
Lewis Carroll
I was thinking of a way To feed one's self on batter, And so go on from day to day Getting a littleRate it:

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Henry Howard
thou sawest Kelsal blaze, Landrecy burnt, and batter'd Boulogne render. At Montreuil gates, hopelesRate it:

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John Donne
first enters the way. O strong Ram, which hast batter'd heaven for me ! Mild Lamb, which with ThyRate it:

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Baseball and Writing
Marianne Moore
in the victim-- pitcher, catcher, fielder, batter. Victim in what category? Owlman watching from Rate it:

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Cap'n Storm-Along
Alfred Noyes
he signals, they leap to his call; They batter the seas to a lather of glory, With old Cap'n Storm-Rate it:

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Cats Cradle Song, by a Babe in Knots
James Clerk Maxwell
of slivered paper, Basting them with batter. Flype ’em, slit ’em, twist ’em, Lop-looped laps of paRate it:

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Death And Daphne
Jonathan Swift
about her friends below; This meagre fop, that batter'd beau; Whether some late departed toasts HadRate it:

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Dixie's Land
Daniel Decatur Emmett
in Dixie. 41 Dar's buckwheat cakes an' Injin batter, 42 Makes you fat or a little fatter; 43 Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto the Eleventh
George Gordon Lord Byron
he sald: They say his system 'tis in vain to batter, Too subtle for the airiest human hRate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Seventh
George Gordon Lord Byron
I am secure; I sing them both, and am about to batter A town which did a famous siege endure, And wRate it:

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Don't Have Anything To Do
Nikhil Parekh
formidable punch; aching to thunderously batter arid wisps of breeze painstakingly blowing around, Rate it:

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Elegy XX (Alternate) Love's War
John Donne
these armes lett mee lye; Here lett mee parle, batter, bleede, and dye. Thyne armes imprison me, Rate it:

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From Omar Khayyam
Edward Fitzgerald
Men want dug up again. II Think, in this batter'd Caravanserai Whose Portals are alternate NigRate it:

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