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The Modern Major-General
William Schwenck Gilbert
I am the very pattern of a modern Major-Gineral, I've information vegetable, animal, and mineral; I know the kings of England, and I quote the figh...Rate it:

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Little Major
Henry Clay Work
At his post, the "Little Major" Dropp'd his drum, that battle-day; On the grass, all stain'd with crimson, Through that battle-night he lay-- Cryin...Rate it:

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London Types: Drum-Major
William Ernest Henley
Who says Drum-Major says a man of mould, Shaking the meek earth with tremendous tread, And pacing still, a triumph to behold, Of his own spine a...Rate it:

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Canis Major
Robert Frost
The great Overdog That heavenly beast With a star in one eye Gives a leap in the east. He dances upright All the way to the west And never once dro...Rate it:

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In Memory of Major Robert Gregory
William Butler Yeats
Now that we're almost settled in our house I'll name the friends that cannot sup with us Beside a fire of turf in th' ancient tower, And having ...Rate it:

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Major Bellenden's Song
Sir Walter Scott
And what though winter will pinch severe Through locks of grey and a cloak that's old? Yet keep up thy heart, bold cavalier, For a cup of sack s...Rate it:

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The Ballad Of The Ice-Worm Cocktail
Robert William Service
gore; The which it must have often been, for Major Percy Brown, According to his story was a hunterRate it:

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Jean Desprez
Robert William Service
bayonets they pinned him down, until their Major came. A blonde, full-blooded man he was, and arrogRate it:

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General John
William Schwenck Gilbert
haughty stride and a withering pride Were MAJOR-GENERAL JOHN'S. A sneer would play on his martial Rate it:

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Orange peel
John Milton Hayes
he, ‘A piece of orange peel I see!’ The Major called the Captain then, And said, ‘By Gad! Your fauRate it:

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The Battle of Alexandria
William Topaz McGonagall
fight, And the reserve was under the command of Major General Moore, A hero brave, whose courage waRate it:

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The Two Majors
William Schwenck Gilbert
sickened with praises his CORPS So little as MAJOR LA GUERRE - No officer swore at his warriors morRate it:

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Alan Parry-Booth
would have heard his dreadful cry. Our C.O. Major French Made his way along the trench He orderedRate it:

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At Last
James Whitcomb Riley
his specs, reads like a book. 'Come, brace up, Major!'--'Let me know the worst!' 'W'y you're the bRate it:

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Gordon Cumming - The Lion Hunter
James McIntyre
of a general election-when Cumming's uncle, Major Cumming Bruce, was running for member, this MajorRate it:

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Nice article - but why call TV "Vernacular television?" I thought you'd refer to Latin as that...
Nobody Nose
television and social media remain the major tools for reaching Arab populations, and programming mRate it:

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The Black Watch Memorial
William Topaz McGonagall
proceedings with prayer. And after the prayer, Major Menzies stepped forward And said, "Ladies anRate it:

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The Capture of Lucknow
William Topaz McGonagall
all o'er. And as for John McLeod-- the pipe-major of the 93rd, He kept sounding his bagpipes and Rate it:

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Leonard Cohen
this, the fourth, the fifth The minor fall, the major lift The baffled king composing Hallelujah HaRate it:

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If You Quit
Robert Randle
a huge forture You will be unhappy and having major regrets. You are one step closer achieving a gRate it:

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Shillin' A Day
Rudyard Kipling
no better, Late Troop-Sergeant-Major an' -- runs with a letter! Rate it:

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Shot at Dawn
Mark Nadin (The Deal Poet)
sun The darkness meant I could not die for the major he had said Shoot him in the morning when theRate it:

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The Whitsun Weddings
Philip Larkin
and poplars cast Long shadows over major roads, and for Some fifty minutes, that in time would sRate it:

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Young Generation
Komal Vasudeva
games and computer Are playing the major role Video games, chatting on Facebook Are their main likRate it:

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60 Newest Poems By Mario W. Vitale
ario William Vitale
the poetry industry such as John Ashbery & Major Jackson. Has been a favorite featured poet reaRate it:

(4.00 / 1 vote)

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