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Faith And Works. A Tale.
Hannah More
not easy of digestion. While Dan for Faith alone contended, Jane equally Good Works defended. 'TheyRate it:

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The Exiles. 1660
John Greenleaf Whittier
Puritan, and Cavalier, With shout and psalm contended; And Rupert's oath, and Cromwell's prayer, WiRate it:

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As By Fire
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
me to the earth. It is as if two mortal foes contended Within my bosom in a deadly strife, One fRate it:

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Book Of Suleika - The Reunion
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
once more with love was grac'd What contended formerly. And with earnest, noble strife, Each itsRate it:

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Effects At A Distance
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
she forthwith cried "We lately together contended, And thou didst assert, with obstinate pride, TRate it:

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Felix Randal
Gerard Manley Hopkins
some Fatal four disorders, fleshed there, all contended? Sickness broke him. Impatient, he cursedRate it:

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Frendly Caueat to the Second Shakerley of Powles
Gabriel Harvey
taught the Timpany to swell? He, and the Plague contended for the game: The hawty man extolles hiRate it:

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Friendship
John Crowe Ransom
visible fat fool, And yet I took him in; for I contended, Friends are not sent in order of our chooRate it:

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Homage To Sextus Propertius - XII
Ezra Pound
boon of Jove. And you write of Achelous, who contended with Hercules, You write of Adrastus' horseRate it:

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Lines On Seeing Schiller's Skull
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
hated, And hardy bones, that to the death contended, Are lying cross'd,--to lie for ever, fated. WRate it:

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Living: After A Death
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
us both like the arm of Providence: And thus, contended, I could live or die, With never clasp ofRate it:

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Michael The Archangel
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
God had loved--If cherubim With cherubim contended for one clod Of human dust, for forty years thRate it:

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Orlando Furioso Canto 1
Ludovico Ariosto
bold Orlando and his cousin, free Rinaldo, late contended for the maid, Enamored of that beauty rRate it:

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Others, I Am Not the First
Alfred Edward Housman
And through their reins in ice and fire Fear contended with desire. Agued once like me were theRate it:

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Part of the Fifth Scene in the Second Act of Athalia
Anne Kingsmill Finch
but a heap of Bones, For which fierce Dogs contended on the Stones, With Flakes of mangled Flesh,Rate it:

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Song. Cold, Cold Is The Blast When December Is Howling
Percy Bysshe Shelley
all this horror, Full long the fallen victim contended with fate: ‘Till a destitute outcast abandonRate it:

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Tasker Norcross
Edwin Arlington Robinson
or friend, or genius, or the madness That he contended was imperative. After a silence that had Rate it:

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The Biscuit Of Love
Nikhil Parekh
mouth, But when I got up in the morning after a contended nights sleep; there was a battalion of rRate it:

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The Songs of Selma
James Macpherson
since the days of Selma's feast! when we contended, like gales of spring, as they fly along the hilRate it:

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The Sunset
Percy Bysshe Shelley
the blue noon's burning sky, Genius and death contended. None may know The sweetness of the joy whiRate it:

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The Three Gipsies
Nikolaus Franz Niembsch Edler von Strehlenau
the world, and undismayed, The three with fate contended. They showed me how, by three-fold scoff,Rate it:

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The Troubadour. Canto 2 D Elenore
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
She reach'd the lake,—a blush, a smile, Contended on her face the while; And safely inRate it:

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The Van Nessiad
Ambrose Bierce
San Francisco two belligerent Powers, Such as contended round great Ilion's towers, Fight for a staRate it:

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The Writers Postscript: or a Frendly Caueat to the Second Shakerley of Powles
Gabriel Harvey
taught the Timpany to swell? He, and the Plague contended for the game: The hawty man extolles his Rate it:

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To Mr. Granville, On His Excellent Tragedy, Called Heroic Love
John Dryden
grace an ancient chief may yield The long contended honours of the field, Than venture all his foRate it:

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