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The Grey Fantail
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
man Sign of a wit not over-bright; But nimble wit and nimble wing Uphold me in the trade I ply Of eRate it:

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Effects At A Distance
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
her are flaming; She speaks to the page: "With a nimble pace Go, fetch me my purse for gaming. 'Rate it:

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From The Short Story Shadow-Children
Louisa May Alcott
of daisies Blown about in windy weather; Nimble fairies, nimble fairies, Playing pranks in the wRate it:

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On A Country Life
James Thomson
nicely lead the artificial flee, Which, when the nimble, watchful trout does see, He at the beardeRate it:

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The Pupil In Magic
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
him what he was before! Ah, he runs with nimble gait! Would thou wert a broom once more! StreamRate it:

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The Yankee Volunteers
William Makepeace Thackeray
and tall, 'The pioneers and all,' The fifer nimble— Lieutenant and Ensign, Captain with epaulets, ARate it:

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Don't Mess With Love
Nikhil Parekh
permeate its venomously curled tail into your nimble flesh; that you'd never be able to raise your Rate it:

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The Haunted House
Thomas Hood
and up its slender thread Ran with a nimble terror. The very stains and fractures on the walRate it:

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Bee-Master
Victoria Sackville-West
on the handy bough Or in the difficult hedge, be nimble now, For bees are captious folk And quick tRate it:

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A Madrigal
William Shakespeare
full of sports, Age's breath is short, Youth is nimble, Age is lame: Youth is hot and bold, Age is Rate it:

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Ocean: An Ode. Concluding with A wish.*
Edward Young
The billows beat With nimble feet, With notes triumphant swell the windRate it:

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A False Prophecy
Ambrose Bierce
Emperors are mortal, nothing but A nimble thunderbolt could catch and kill A man predestined to depRate it:

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A Grievance
Paul Laurence Dunbar
n't tek me Long to git some aih. So I jump down nimble Ez a boy kin be, Dough I 's all a-trimble FRate it:

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A Reading Of Life--With The Huntress
George Meredith
O to be with her there! She, that breath of nimble air, Lifts the breast to giant power. Maid and mRate it:

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A Spring Song
Mathilde Blind
wing. Cuckoo calls and young lambs' bleating, Nimble airs which coyly bring Little gusts of tenRate it:

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A Utilitarian View Of The Monitor's Fight
Herman Melville
phrase, yet apt the verse, More ponderous than nimble; For since grimed War here laid aside His paiRate it:

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A Working Party
Siegfried Sassoon
whiteness spread And flickered upward, showing nimble rats And mounds of glimmering sand-bags, blRate it:

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Aboriginal Death Song
Henry Kendall
by the thickets that pierce, Lo! they are nimble and near. Women are we, and the wives StronRate it:

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Alexis And Dora
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
so dear solemnly went by thy side. Eager and nimble thou wert, in bearing thy fruit to the market, Rate it:

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An April Fool
Alfred Austin
knit the hose For her little feet neat and nimble; Her kiss is as sweet as a half-shut rose, And heRate it:

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An English Breeze
Robert Louis Stevenson
dales. God calls us, and the day prepares With nimble, gay and gracious airs: And from Penzance toRate it:

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An English Breeze
Emily Dickinson
dales. God calls us, and the day prepares With nimble, gay and gracious airs: And from Penzance toRate it:

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An Hymne of Heavenly Love
Edmund Spenser
him wait, and on his will depend, Either with nimble wings to cut the skies, When he them on his meRate it:

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Astrophel
Edmund Spenser
wise and hardie (too hardie alas). In wrestling nimble, and in renning swift, In shooting steddie,Rate it:

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Babette's Love
William Schwenck Gilbert
her days inside the Halle, Or catching little nimble shrimps. Yet she was sweet as flowers in May, Rate it:

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