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Break, break, break
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Break, break, break, On thy cold gray stones, O Sea! And I would that my tongue could utter The thoughts that arise in me. O, well for the fisher...Rate it:

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Crying For Bread
Henry Clay Work
"Please, lady! please pay my Ma for her sewing; The suit fits you splendidly--that you'll allow. Oh! don't say tomorrow! I see you are going; But t...Rate it:

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I Am The Living Bread: Meditation Eight: John 6:51
Edward Taylor
I kening through Astronomy Divine The Worlds bright Battlement, wherein I spy A Golden Path my Pensill cannot line, From that bright Throne unto my...Rate it:

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Our Daily Bread
Robert William Service
"Give me my daily bread. It seems so odd, When all is done and said, This plea to God. To pray for cake might be The thing to do; But bread, it see...Rate it:

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The Bread-Knife Ballad
Robert William Service
A little child was sitting Up on her mother's knee And down down her cheeks the bitter tears did flow. And as I sadly listened I heard this tender ...Rate it:

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Bread and Wine
Inez K Hyland
A cup of opal Through which there glows The cream of the pearl, The heart of the rose; And the blue of the sea Where Australia lies, And the ...Rate it:

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A little bread—a crust—a crumb
Emily Dickinson
A little bread—a crust—a crumb— A little trust—a demijohn— Can keep the soul alive— Not portly, mind! but breathing—warm— Conscious—as old Napoleon...Rate it:

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Jones Very
Long do we live upon the husks of corn, While 'neath untasted lie the kernels still, Heirs of the kingdom, but in Christ unborn, Fain with swine's ...Rate it:

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Bread And Milk For Breakfast
Christina Georgina Rossetti
Bread and milk for breakfast, And woollen frocks to wear, And a crumb for robin redbreast On the cold days of the year. Rate it:

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Prologue to Rhymes to be Traded for Bread
Vachel Lindsay
Even the shrewd and bitter, Gnarled by the old world's greed, Cherished the stranger softly Seeing his utter need. Shelter and patient hearing,...Rate it:

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The Bread Of Angels
Edith Wharton
AT that lost hour disowned of day and night, The after-birth of midnight, when life's face Turns to the wall and the last lamp goes out Before t...Rate it:

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A Bread and Butter Letter
Alice Duer Miller
THERE is a willow grows beside a pool; Its long gray branches sweep the marble rim; And from those waters shadowy and cool, The stars shine, large ...Rate it:

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Fairy Bread
Robert Louis Stevenson
Come up here, O dusty feet! Here is fairy ready to eat. Here in my retiring room, Children ,you may dine On the golden smell of broom And the shade...Rate it:

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His Bread And His Art
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
It was an actor, seedy, sad, Who stood within the gate; Long weary marches he had had He had not dined of late. He sighed: 'I hope I don't intrud...Rate it:

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Our Daily Bread
Clive Staples Lewis
We need no barbarous words nor solemn spell To raise the unknown. It lies before our feet; There have been men who sank down into Hell In some su...Rate it:

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The Charge Of The Bread Brigade
Ezra Pound
Half a loaf, half a loaf, Half a loaf? Urn-hum? Down through the vale of gloom Slouched the ten million, Onward th' 'ungry blokes, Crackin' their s...Rate it:

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You Can Never Break Our Perpetual Love
Nikhil Parekh
In order to break the scented flower; they crushed it indiscriminately with their large and bohemian feet, In order to break the fortified edific...Rate it:

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In Order To Break The Monotony
Nikhil Parekh
In order to break the monotony of the straight brick wall; aligned commensurately with immaculately polished stone, What I did was; to emboss its ...Rate it:

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Break o’ Day
Henry Lawson
You love me, you say, and I think you do, But I know so many who don’t, And how can I say I’ll be true to you When I know very well that I won’t? I...Rate it:

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What Though I Cannot Break My Chain
Augustus Montague Toplady
What though I cannot break my chain Or e’er throw off my load, The things impossible to men Are possible to God. Who, who shall in Thy presence st...Rate it:

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I can't break the code
Leonard Cohen
I can't break the code Of our frozen love It’s too late to know What the password was I reach for the past Keep coming up short And everything fe...Rate it:

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Archibald Lampman
With a turn of his magical rod, That extended and suddenly shone, From the round of his glory some god Looks forth and is gone. To the summit of h...Rate it:

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Don't Break My Heart
Nikhil Parekh
Play insidiously with my eyes; eventually smashing them into a boundless halves; and then feeding them to the pack of savagely diabolical wolves, ...Rate it:

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From The Break The Nightingale
William Ernest Henley
From the brake the Nightingale Sings exulting to the Rose; Though he sees her waxing pale In her passionate repose, While she triumphs waxing frail...Rate it:

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Sing Of The Banner At Day-Break
Walt Whitman
POET. O A new song, a free song, Flapping, flapping, flapping, flapping, by sounds, by voices clearer, ...Rate it:

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