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Ode IV: To The Honourable Charles Townshend In The Country
Mark Akenside
nor pleasure's rosy chain, Were destin'd to detain: No, nor bright science, nor the Muse's charms. Rate it:

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The shut-eye train
Eugene Field
shadows fall; In your pretty cap and gown, Don't detain The Shut-Eye train - "Ting-a-ling!" the belRate it:

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All Saints
Edith Wharton
breast, Or with tragic gesture would detain us From the age-long search for rest? Is the labour thRate it:

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Hermann Hesse
to distant places And let no sentiments of home detain us. The Cosmic Spirit seeks not to restrainRate it:

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Mark Akenside
the vast Ideas Birth, No more should lazy Luxury detain Our martial Youth; no more should Britain'Rate it:

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Rural Sports: A Georgic - Canto II.
John Gay
airy fray, Nor shall the mounting lark the muse detain, That greets the morning with his early straRate it:

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Ralph Waldo Emerson
bids thee forth, Than the gray dreams which thee detain. Mark how the climbing Oreads Beckon thee Rate it:

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Act V
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
thousand delicate fibers reaching out Still to detain him; then some twenty steps Of iron staircsRate it:

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Daphne's Visit
William Shenstone
lay salute my love; My Daphne with your notes detain, Or I have rear'd my grove in vain. Ye flowerRate it:

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Design and Performance
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
high thought! Aid me, of those rich visions to detain All I may grasp; until thou seest fulfilledRate it:

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Walt Whitman
mother to part--yet not a word does she speak to detain him;) The tumultuous escort--thRate it:

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Eclogue the Second Hassan
William Taylor Collins
said: ``Farewell the youth whom sighs could not detain, ``Whom Zara's breaking heart implored in Rate it:

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Jane Taylor
in--like soldiers at a breach. Few talkers can detain themselves to weigh The true impression madeRate it:

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Elegy Written At Hotwells, Bristol
William Lisle Bowles
bland, And on the lids the glistening tear detain! I yet survive, now musing other song, Than thaRate it:

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From Pent-up Aching Rivers
Walt Whitman
faithful one, even the prostitute, who detain'd me when I went to the city; Singing theRate it:

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Garden Francies
Robert Browning
Fit you each with his Spanish phrase; But do not detain me now; for she lingers There, like sunshRate it:

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Give All To Love
Ralph Waldo Emerson
from thee, Free be she, fancy-free; Nor thou detain her vesture's hem, Nor the palest rose she flunRate it:

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How noteless Men, and Pleiads, stand
Emily Dickinson
as the Air— Why didn't we detain Them? The Heavens with a smile, Sweep by our disappointed Heads WRate it:

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Inscription 05 - For A Monument At Silbury-Hill
Robert Southey
o'er a Chieftain of the Age of Hills, May here detain thee Traveller! from thy road Not idly lingerRate it:

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Leave Me, My Blamer XIII
Khalil Gibran
from the Quilted slumber of wrong. Do not Detain me, my blamer! Cavil me not by mention of the Rate it:

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John Milton
wing, Escap't the Stygian Pool, though long detain'd In that obscure sojourn, while in my flight Rate it:

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Longing to be with Christ
William Cowper
and power; Dissolve thou these bonds that detain My soul from her portion in thee. Ah! strike oRate it:

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Mahomet's Song
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
knees all-softly twining With their loving eyes detain him; To the plain his course he taketh, SerpRate it:

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Rudyard Kipling
reported in the fairway, Warn all traffic and detain. Sent up Unity, Claribel, Assyrian, StormcocRate it:

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Mozart's Requiem
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
I strive with yearnings vain, The spirit to detain Of the deep harmonies that past me roll! ThRate it:

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