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Twas Crisis—All the length had passed
Emily Dickinson
'Twas Crisis—All the length had passed— That dull—benumbing time There is in Fever or Event— And now the Chance had come— The instant holding in i...Rate it:

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Love I have served, for such length of time
Thibaut de Champagne
Love I have served, for such length of time If I forsake Him no man should blame me, Now I go, and commend him to God in rhyme, Man shouldn’t give ...Rate it:

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Arms Length
Kurt Philip Behm
A vicarious metaphor —the writer’s privilege (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2018)Rate it:

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Fortune Of War
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
now advance, And yet a cross ne'er gain. At length there comes a musket-ball, And hits the leg, Rate it:

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Prince Dorus
Charles Lamb
his blemish shall confess, Discern its odious length, and wish it less!' This said, he vanish'd; aRate it:

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Tender Buttons [a Box]
Gertrude Stein
three are on the table. The one, one is the same length as is shown by the cover being longer. The Rate it:

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The Marshes of Glynn
Sidney Lanier
to a lordly great compass within, That the length and the breadth and the sweep of the marshes of Rate it:

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The Sick Abbess
La Fontaine
came, And ev'ry nun desired to do the same; At length the guardian of the flock appeared, And likewRate it:

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The Spectacles
La Fontaine
have in my page been shown. The subject may at length fatigue the mind; My Muse the veil howe'er isRate it:

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My Beloved Is Mine and I Am His
Francis Quarles
ranged and searched a thousand nook Meet both at length in silver-breasted Thames Where in a greateRate it:

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Sicilian's Tale; The Bell of Atri
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
as all things must decay, The hempen rope at length was worn away, Unravelled at the end, and, straRate it:

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The Sick Lion and the Ass
Jonathan Swift
in vain, The lion still conceals his pain. At length a base inglorious ass, Who saw so many insultsRate it:

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Z---------'s Dream
Anne Brontë
strength, Their darling projects -- dropped at length, And higher aims that still prevail, -- For IRate it:

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Book Second [School-Time Continued]
William Wordsworth
with its huckster's wares Assiduous, through the length of sixty years. We ran a boisterous courseRate it:

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Ode IX: To Curio
Mark Akenside
rash many, first by thee misled, Bore thee at length unwillingly along.' Rise from your sad abodeRate it:

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A Flight of Wild Ducks
Charles Harpur
the windings of the vale, and still Enlarging lengthwise, and in places too Oft breaking into solitRate it:

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A Foretaste
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
AT length the then of my long hope was now; Yet had my spirit an extreme unrest: I knew the good from better was grown best At length, but could...Rate it:

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A Night-Piece
William Wordsworth
ground--from rock, plant, tree, or tower. At length a pleasant instantaneous gleam Startles the pRate it:

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A Poetical Epistle To Lady Austen
William Cowper
aid of our defective sight; And spreads, at length, before the soul A beautiful and perfect whole, Rate it:

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A Sicilian Idyll
Thomas Sturge Moore
along my bed, his gasping shook it When I at length could sit down by his side: 'What cause, younRate it:

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A Voice From The Factories
Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton
age it re-assumes, And one spontaneous smile at length its face illumes? VII. Because we feel, fRate it:

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Aims At Happiness
Jane Taylor
a brown wainscot or a whited wall ! Felix, at length, while groaning with ennui, All in a breath,Rate it:

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An Epistle Addressed To Sir Thomas Hanmer, On His Edition Of Shakspeare's Works
William Taylor Collins
succeed. The beauteous union must appear at length, Of Tuscan fancy, and Athenian strength: One Rate it:

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An Idyll of Dandaloo
Andrew Barton Paterson
for New South Wales. He won the race by half a length -- Quite half a length, it seemed to me --Rate it:

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti
a veil, Its covenant with Gabriel Endured at length unto the end? What human thought can apprehenRate it:

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