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Fame of Myself, to justify
Emily Dickinson
Fame of Myself, to justify, All other Plaudit be Superfluous—An Incense Beyond Necessity— Fame of Myself to lack—Although My Name be else Supreme—...Rate it:

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Sonnet 139: O, call not me to justify the wrong
William Shakespeare
O, call not me to justify the wrong That thy unkindness lays upon my heart Wound me not with thine eye but with thy tongue; Use power with power, a...Rate it:

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Poets to Come
Walt Whitman
singers, musicians to come! Not to-day is to justify me, and answer what I am for; But you, aRate it:

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Again—his voice is at the door
Emily Dickinson
one—as me— I take a flower—as I go— My face to justify— He never saw me—in this life— I might surpRate it:

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The Athenaid: Volume III: Book the Twenty-eighth
Richard Glover
labours, soon by matchless deeds To justify the giver. He began: Confederated warriors, who withstRate it:

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The Cost
Kurt Philip Behm
to redress? Will the status you hold justify the amount that’s been paid? Do the memories stillRate it:

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Definitions
Deborrah Ann Stenberg
gracious reminders. Seeking all answers to justify ambitions. Longing to discover a serviceable pRate it:

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His Brother’s Keeper
Henry Lawson
light that shall search men And prove – ay! And justify each – I place him in front of all churchmRate it:

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Renunciation
Emily Dickinson
-- is the Choosing Against itself -- Itself to justify Unto itself -- When larger function -- Make Rate it:

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'Look at The Clock!' : Patty Morgan The Milkmaid's Story
Richard Harris Barham
'good sense,' 'The world he must defy Ever to justify Any presumption of 'Malice Prepense;' TheRate it:

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A Lover's Lament
Evan MacColl
often near,— An inspiration ever leading me To justify thy loving sympathy By actions such as may aRate it:

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A Rhapsody Of A Southern Winter Night
Henry Timrod
strove, with logic frailer than the flowers, To justify a life of sensuous rest, A question dear asRate it:

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Adam
John Newton
his pow'r to save. Thus we ourselves would justify, Though we the Law transgress; Like him, unablRate it:

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All White Continued
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
of recreant men, Remain in age Love's creed to justify And prove his right to fools who would deny!Rate it:

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An Epistle Of The Right Honourable Sir Robert Walpole
Richard Savage
Hebrew of his stores bereft! See holy murder justify the theft! His ravag'd gold some useless shrinRate it:

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Apple-Pie and Cheese
Eugene Field
or bias, Or any way we please, And faith shall justify us When we carve our pie and cheese! De gRate it:

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Author's Apology For His Book
John Bunyan
see whether They would condemn them, or them justify: And some said, let them live; some, let themRate it:

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Babs Malone
Barcroft Henry Thomas Boake
saw his duty clearly To do his best to win and justify his father's pride; So he clicked his tongRate it:

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Dedication
Rainer Maria Rilke
should be arrogance, so let me arrogant be to justify my prayer that stands so serious and so aloneRate it:

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Depersonalization
Gregory Cicio
mind”. A mind that grips each waking morn; to justify the day and set me a scenario, the characterRate it:

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Dogs Petition
Ehsan Sehgal
killing With cruelty and brutally How you can justify it As none of the religions, Laws and humaRate it:

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Father of Love, to Thee I Bend
Augustus Montague Toplady
bring forth fruit an hundred fold And speak me justify'd. Rate it:

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Flower-Life
Henry Timrod
though I give you no reply, It were not hard to justify My creed to partial ears; But, conscious Rate it:

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France, The 18th Year Of These States
Walt Whitman
madness, I will run transpose it in words, to justify it, I will yet sing a song for you, MA Rate it:

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France--December 1870
George Meredith
is she, trebly cursed, To feel, to see, to justify the blow; Chamber to chamber of her sequent braiRate it:

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