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Only A Sad Mistake
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Only a blunder-a sad mistake; All my own fault and mine alone. The saddest error a heart can make; I was so young, or I would have known. Only his...Rate it:

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A Dog's Mistake
Andrew Barton Paterson
He had drifted in among us as a straw drifts with the tide, He was just a wand'ring mongrel from the weary world outside; He was not aristocratic...Rate it:

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A Little Mistake
Henry Lawson
’Tis a yarn I heard of a new-chum ‘trap’ On the edge of the Never-Never, Where the dead men lie and the black men lie, And the bushman lies for eve...Rate it:

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On A Mistake In His Translation Of Homer
William Cowper
Cowper had sinned with some excuse, If, bound in rhyming tethers, He had committed this abuse Of changing ewes for wethers; But, male for female i...Rate it:

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Robin's Mistake
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
What do you think Red Robin Found by a mow of hay? Why, a flask brimful of liquor, That the mowers brought that day To slake their thirst in the ha...Rate it:

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The Last Mistake
Kurt Philip Behm
Playing defense with terrorism, —another name for suicide (Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2017)Rate it:

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A Touch Of The Late Prince
Mario William Vitale
at the world and i know this is turning every mistake we must sure to be learning the world is turRate it:

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I Am Always Late
Ehsan Sehgal
I am always late I always make the mistake I do not know It is my madness Or it is my fate I dream a dream For years and years In that I see, I tal...Rate it:

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Investigating Flora
Andrew Barton Paterson
wimmen -- Well, I cannot understand!" "You mistake," said the Professor, In a most indignant tonRate it:

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Jack Honest, or the Widow and Her Son
William Topaz McGonagall
Dear mother, I thought so, there must be some mistake, But in the morning, to Squire Brooksby, thRate it:

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The cattle thief
Emily Pauline Johnson
fringed the river, miles and miles away. Mistake him? Never! Mistake him? the famous EagleRate it:

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To the Additional Examiner for 1875
James Clerk Maxwell
thicker By College beer, The murderous maiden, Mistake, walks laden With tips forgotten and slips sRate it:

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Mario William Vitale
can take us to each heightened place make no mistake reflect on the good dismiss what's bad rejoiceRate it:

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A Boston Ballad, 1854
Walt Whitman
Does the ague convulse your limbs? Do you mistake your crutches for fire-locks, and leveRate it:

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The Blues Hotel
Sterling Warner
on Colfax, cops draw down on Wendy’s customers—mistake naive Travelers as “King’s Table” players— Rate it:

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of the World will also be upset by the mistake that was shown to be so small and enveloped its spacRate it:

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60 Newest Poems By Mario W. Vitale
ario William Vitale
knife Telling me I can’t rhyme, is the biggest mistake you’ve made since you let your ex Back in toRate it:

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The life we choose
Dead poets society
until the end of my life. I will then realize my mistake but by that time it will be to late, my tiRate it:

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You love me—you are sure
Emily Dickinson
You love me—you are sure— I shall not fear mistake— I shall not cheated wake— Some grinning morn— To find the Sunrise left— And Orchards—unbereft— ...Rate it:

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Along the Way
Sheila King
lessons, some harder than others. Made mistakes, made a few discovers -Things got boring, school diRate it:

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Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
Robert Frost
harness bells a shake To ask if there is some mistake. The only other sound's the sweep Of easy winRate it:

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An Answer
Ada Cambridge
for me Than this old sin — this deep and dire mistake; Better for truth and honour and thy sake — FRate it:

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Just Having Fun
Mario William Vitale
knife Telling me I can’t rhyme, is the biggest mistake you’ve made since you let your ex Back in tRate it:

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The Cradle
La Fontaine
friend was quickly laid, Without suspecting what mistake she'd made. BETWEEN the lovers all was blRate it:

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To Newcastle
Dorothy Parker
me so, and spoke me thus: "Oh, dallying's a sad mistake; 'Tis craven to survey the morrow! Go giveRate it:

(1.00 / 1 vote)

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