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Inscription For A Grammar
Christopher Morley
There were two cheerful pronouns And nought did them disturb: Until they met, out walking. A conjugative verb. The pronouns, child, were Y...Rate it:

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'Black Bart, Po8'
Ambrose Bierce
Welcome, good friend; as you have served your term, And found the joy of crime to be a fiction, I hope you'll hold your present faith, stand firm A...Rate it:

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The Bridge: Atlantis
Harold Hart Crane
Through the bound cable strands, the arching path Upward, veering with light, the flight of strings,— Taut miles of shuttling moonlight syncopate...Rate it:

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A Sea Dirge
Lewis Carroll
There are certain things - as, a spider, a ghost, The income-tax, gout, an umbrella for three - That I hate, but the thing that I hate the most Is ...Rate it:

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A Retrospective Review
Thomas Hood
I Oh, when I was a tiny boy, My days and nights were full of joy, My mates were blithe and kind!— No wonder that I sometimes sigh, And dash th...Rate it:

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Cleopatra.
Robert Crawford
The asp, her baby, on her breast, She falls asleep, Ever, like Antony, to rest While Nile shall keep Its course, and Egypt be a name Whose utteranc...Rate it:

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Donna Mi Prega
Ezra Pound
Because a lady asks me, I would tell Of an affect that comes often and is fell And is so overweening; Love by name. E'en its deniers can now hear t...Rate it:

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Going to him! Happy letter! Tell him--
Emily Dickinson
Going to him! Happy letter! Tell him-- Tell him the page I didn't write; Tell him I only said the syntax, And left the verb and the pronoun out. T...Rate it:

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Gregory Parable, LL.D.
William Schwenck Gilbert
A leafy cot, where no dry rot Had ever been by tenant seen, Where ivy clung and wopses stung, Where beeses hummed and drummed and strummed, Where t...Rate it:

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Outside The Moment
Kurt Philip Behm
Consciousness can’t exist until you ponder… ‘what comes next’ Thinking outside the moment —frees the verb inside the text (Dreamsleep: January, 2...Rate it:

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Reasons Demand
Kurt Philip Behm
Sometimes the words mean what they say, and sometimes they don’t Sometimes the feelings rot and decay, and sometimes they won’t Sometimes the...Rate it:

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T.A.H.
Ambrose Bierce
YES, he was that, or that, as you prefer,— Did so and so, though, faith, it was n’t all; Lived like a fool, or a philosopher, And had whatever’s ne...Rate it:

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The Captain of the Push
Henry Lawson
As the night was falling slowly down on city, town and bush, From a slum in Jones's Alley sloped the Captain of the Push; And he scowled towards ...Rate it:

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The Lost Pen
Kurt Philip Behm
Consumed within my writing, devoured in the verse A sacrificial empty draft, waiting for the hearse Buried just below the line, a dead unwr...Rate it:

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The Sea
Lewis Carroll
There are certain things -a spider, a ghost, The income-tax, gout, an umbrella for three - That I hate, but the thing that I hate the most Is a th...Rate it:

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The Sea
Lewis Carroll
There are certain things -a spider, a ghost, The income-tax, gout, an umbrella for three - That I hate, but the thing that I hate the most Is a th...Rate it:

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Their Contrail
Kurt Philip Behm
Try as I might, to hide from the words Distant and fleeting, they still can be heard The nouns are a kite, lone verb as the tail Flying in...Rate it:

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To Moliere
Nicholas Boileau-Despreaux
Unequaled genius, whose warm fancy knows No rhyming labor, no poetic throes; To whom Apollo has unlocked his store; Whose coin is struck from pure ...Rate it:

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Wishes Overflow
Kurt Philip Behm
I captain the words to suit my mood to curse or then to pray And document those things I feel to others then to say I choose each verb and no...Rate it:

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Work or Reflection
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now, I always have preserved a certain attitude Quite definite in reference to Work ('Tis futility concealing That I have the Weary Feeling And te...Rate it:

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