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The Ape, the Monkey, and Baboon
Thomas Weelkes
The ape, the monkey and baboon did meet, And breaking of their fast in Friday street, Two of them swore together solemnly In their three natures ...Rate it:

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The Black Monkey
Katherine Mansfield
My Babbles has a nasty knack Of keeping monkeys on her back. A great big black one comes and swings Right on her sash or pinny strings. It is a hor...Rate it:

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Lay Of Last Monkey
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I am last in the whole world wide, For my brothers all have gone, One by one have the martyrs died, That mankind might live on. High am I set in t...Rate it:

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The Negro Boy
James Henry Leigh Hunt
Paupertas onus visa est grave. Cold blows the wind, and while the tear Bursts trembling from my swollen eyes, The rain's big drop, quick meets ...Rate it:

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The Little Negro
Ann Taylor
Ah! the poor little blackamoor, see there he goes, And the blood gushes out from his half frozen toes, And his legs are so thin you may see the ver...Rate it:

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The Congo: A Study of the Negro Race
Vachel Lindsay
I. THEIR BASIC SAVAGERY Fat black bucks in a wine-barrel room, Barrel-house kings, with feet unstable, Sagged and reeled and pounded on the table,...Rate it:

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Song Of The Negro Boatman
John Greenleaf Whittier
Oh, praise an' tanks! De Lord he come To set de people free; An' massa tink it day ob doom, An' we ob jubilee. De Lord dat heap de Red Sea waves He...Rate it:

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The Negro Girl
Mary Darby Robinson
I. Dark was the dawn, and o'er the deep The boist'rous whirlwinds blew; The Sea-bird wheel'd its circling sweep, And all was drear to view-- When...Rate it:

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The Song Of The Negro Boatmen
Anonymous Americas
O, praise an' tanks! De Lord he come To set de people free; An' massa tink it day ob doom, An' we ob jubilee. De Lord dat heap de Red Sea waves...Rate it:

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A Negro Love Song
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Seen my lady home las' night, Jump back, honey, jump back. Hel' huh han' an' sque'z it tight, Jump back, honey, jump back. Hyeahd huh s...Rate it:

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Inscription under the Picture of an Aged Negro-woman
James Montgomery
Art thou a woman? -- so am I; and all That woman can be, I have been, or am; A daughter, sister, consort, mother, widow. Whiche'er of these thou a...Rate it:

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Negro Spirituals
Anonymous Americas
IN DAT GREAT GITTIN’-UP MORNIN’ I ’M a gwine to tell you bout de comin’ ob de Saviour,— Fare you well, Fare you well, Dere ’s a better day a-comin...Rate it:

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Sonnet to Negro Soldiers
Joseph Seamon Cotter
They shall go down unto Life's Borderland, Walk unafraid within that Living Hell, Nor heed the driving rain of shot and shell That 'round them f...Rate it:

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The Negro's Complaint
William Cowper
Forc'd from home and all its pleasures, Afric's coast I left forlorn; To increase a stranger's treasures, O'er the raging billows borne; Men from E...Rate it:

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The Parrot and the Billy-Goat
Henry Clay Work
There were no romping children at Doctor Quibble's door; Long past the silver wedding, no toys lay on the floor, But to relieve her longings, to so...Rate it:

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Ch 01 Manner of Kings Story 40
Sa di
A Chinese slave-girl having been brought to a king, he desired to have connection with her whilst in a state of intoxication but, as she repelled h...Rate it:

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A Matter Of Degree
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
B. SMITH would most undoubtedly be very, very cross If some rude person called him Jap, and yet, I'm at a loss To see how he could argue otherwise ...Rate it:

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Fable Or History
Victor Marie Hugo
Possessed of royal appetite, and feeling rather thin, A monkey one day dressed himself in a tiger's skin The tiger had been nasty; the monkey was a...Rate it:

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The Legend of La Brea
Charles Kingsley
Down beside the loathly Pitch Lake, In the stately Morichal, Sat an ancient Spanish Indian, Peering through the columns tall. Watching vainly for ...Rate it:

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Trumpet Player
Langston Hughes
The Negro With the trumpet at his lips Has dark moons of weariness Beneath his eyes where the smoldering memory of slave ships Blazed to the crack ...Rate it:

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The Last Buccaneer
Charles Kingsley
OH, England is a pleasant place for them that ’s rich and high; But England is a cruel place for such poor folks as I; And such a port for mari...Rate it:

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The Ape And I
Robert William Service
Said a monkey unto me: "How I'm glad I am not you! See, I swing from tree to tree, Something that you cannot do. In gay greenery I drown; Swift to ...Rate it:

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The Ape and the Lady
William Schwenck Gilbert
A LADY fair, of lineage high, Was loved by an Ape, in the days gone by - The Maid was radiant as the sun, The Ape was a most unsightly one - So it ...Rate it:

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A Farewell To Tobacco
Charles Lamb
May the Babylonish curse Straight confound my stammering verse, If I can a passage see In this word-perplexity, Or a fit expression find, Or a lang...Rate it:

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Amelia Jane
David McKee Wright
In the lands away beyond the sea, where Khan and Sultan rule, Where they drink their coffee thick and black, and sip the sherbet cool, They have w...Rate it:

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