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A Dream Deferred, 2015
Dan Kaufman
Deferred… no longer I. Invaded, Assaulted, Corralled, Shackled, Kidnapped. Dehumanized, Crammed, Shipped, Enslaved, Exploited. “Freed”, Indentu...Rate it:

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Hope Deferred
Robert Fuller Murray
When the weary night is fled, And the morning sky is red, Then my heart doth rise and say, `Surely she will come to-day.' In the golden blaze of n...Rate it:

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Advent
Christina Georgina Rossetti
This Advent moon shines cold and clear, These Advent nights are long; Our lamps have burned year after year And still their flame is strong. 'Watch...Rate it:

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Spring Song II
Edith Nesbit
THE spring is here, and the long nights grow Less bitterly cold than awhile ago; Our rags serve their purpose now, and keep Warmth enough in us ...Rate it:

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A Litany
Algernon Charles Swinburne
FIRST ANTIPHONE. ALL the bright lights of heaven I will make dark over thee; One night shall be as seven That its skirts may cover thee; I will sen...Rate it:

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Willaloo
Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
By E. A. P. In the sad and sodden street, To and fro, Flit the fever-stricken feet Of the freshers as they meet, Come and go, Ever buying, buy...Rate it:

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A Pause Of Thought
Christina Georgina Rossetti
I looked for that which is not, nor can be, And hope deferred made my heart sick in truth: But years must pass before a hope of youth Is resigned u...Rate it:

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Dream Boogie
Langston Hughes
Good morning, daddy! Ain't you heard The boogie-woogie rumble Of a dream deferred? Listen closely: You'll hear their feet Beating out and beating ...Rate it:

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A Ballad of Dreamland
Algernon Charles Swinburne
I hid my heart in a nest of roses, Out of the sun's way, hidden apart; In a softer bed than the soft white snow's is, Under the roses I hid my hear...Rate it:

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A Christmas Carol
Charles Kingsley
It chanced upon the merry merry Christmas eve, I went sighing past the church across the moorland dreary- 'Oh! never sin and want and woe this eart...Rate it:

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A Lesson
Ada Cambridge
1. I know now why the world was sad, With so much good to make it glad; Why all things loveliest and best Have stirred vague sorrows in my breast,...Rate it:

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Admiral Lord Collingwood
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
METHINKS it is a glorious thing, To sail upon the deep ; A thousand sailors under you, Their watch and ward to keep : To see your gallant battle-f...Rate it:

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Australian Scenery
Andrew Barton Paterson
The Mountains A land of sombre, silent hills, where mountain cattle go By twisted tracks, on sidelings deep, where giant gum trees grow And the ...Rate it:

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Before A Crucifix
Algernon Charles Swinburne
Here, down between the dusty trees, At this lank edge of haggard wood, Women with labour-loosened knees, With gaunt backs bowed by servitude, S...Rate it:

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Black Swans
Andrew Barton Paterson
As I lie at rest on a patch of clover In the Western Park when the day is done. I watch as the wild black swans fly over With their phalanx turn...Rate it:

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Elegy on a Lady, whom Grief for the Death of her Betrothed Killed
Robert Seymour Bridges
Assemble, all ye maidens, at the door, And all ye loves, assemble; far and wide Proclaim the bridal, that proclaimed before Has been deferred to th...Rate it:

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Foresight And Patience
George Meredith
Sprung of the father blood, the mother brain, Are they who point our pathway and sustain. They rarely meet; one soars, one walks retired. When they...Rate it:

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Going East
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
She came from the East a fair, young bride, With a light and a bounding heart, To find in the distant West a home With her husband to make a sta...Rate it:

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Hypocrite Auteur
Archibald MacLeish
mon semblable, mon frère (1) Our epoch takes a voluptuous satisfaction In that perspective of the action Which pictures us inhabiting the end O...Rate it:

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Late Spring
Henry Van Dyke
I Ah, who will tell me, in these leaden days, Why the sweet Spring delays, And where she hides, -- the dear desire Of every heart that longs Fo...Rate it:

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Mare Rubrum
Paul Laurence Dunbar
In Life's Red Sea with faith I plant my feet, And wait the sound of that sustaining word Which long ago the men of Israel heard, When Pharaoh's hos...Rate it:

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Modern Love XXXIV: Madam Would Speak With Me
George Meredith
Madam would speak with me. So, now it comes: The Deluge or else Fire! She's well, she thanks My husbandship. Our chain on silence clanks. Time leer...Rate it:

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Mummy Wheat
Edith Nesbit
LAID close to Death, these many thousand years, In this small seed Life hid herself and smiled; So well she hid, Death was at least beguiled, Set f...Rate it:

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Not A Word
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
Love, my heart is faint with waiting, Faint with hope and joy deferred, All night long at this sad grating, Sleepless like a prisoned bird, Singing...Rate it:

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Orlando Furioso Canto 6
Ludovico Ariosto
ARGUMENT Ariodantes has, a worthy meed, With his loved bride, the fief of Albany. Meantime Rogero, on the flying steed, Arrives in false Alcina's e...Rate it:

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