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Oysters
Jonathan Swift
Charming oysters I cry: My masters, come buy, So plump and so fresh, So sweet is their flesh, No Colchester oyster Is sweeter and moister: Your sto...Rate it:

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The Walrus and the Carpenter
Lewis Carroll
said the Carpenter, And shed a bitter tear. 'O Oysters, come and walk with us! The Walrus did beseRate it:

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Etiquette
William Schwenck Gilbert
while SOMERS took the south. On PETER'S portion oysters grew - a delicacy rare, But oysters were aRate it:

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Spectator ab Extra
Arthur Hugh Clough
he who came first had to wait for the last; The oysters ere this had been in and been out; Whilst IRate it:

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To Mrs. Newton
William Cowper
a noble verse, In such I thank you for your fine oysters. The barrel was magnificently large, But, Rate it:

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Apple-Pie and Cheese
Eugene Field
To regale the dainty dude; Your terrapin and oysters, With wine to wash 'em down, Are just the thiRate it:

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Billy's Alphabetical Animal Show
James Whitcomb Riley
'I suppose, when they've _caught_ all us, Like oysters they'll serve us, And can us, preserve us, ARate it:

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Double Ballade Of Primitive Man
Andrew Lang
He lived in a cave by the seas, He lived upon oysters and foes, But his list of forbidden degrees, An extensive morality shows; Geological evidence...Rate it:

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Fit the Fifth ( Hunting of the Snark )
Lewis Carroll
cooked is more exquisite far Than mutton, or oysters, or eggs: (Some think it keeps best in an ivRate it:

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Grandfather Squeers
James Whitcomb Riley
grandfather owned That he couldn't eat oysters unless they were 'boned'; 'And his eyes were so weaRate it:

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If All the World Were Paper
Anonymous Americas
seas were beans and peas How should we do for oysters? If there had been no projects Nor none tRate it:

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In Praise of New Netherland
Jacob Steendam
swarm in the waters and exclude the light; The oysters there, than which none better can be found; Rate it:

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In The Evening
Anna Akhmatova
with music Of inexpressible despair. A dish of oysters spread on ice Smelled like the ocean, fresh Rate it:

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Little Birds
Lewis Carroll
with jam, Rich in frizzled ham: Rich, I say, in oysters Haunting shady cloisters - That is what I aRate it:

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Noctambule
Robert William Service
stirs; Couldn't be the beer, Must have been the oysters. In obscene array Garbage cans spill over;Rate it:

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Old Town Types No. 6 - Flash Phil
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
toff a big cigar, All the tucker packed in ice! Oysters in a tub!' Flash Phil Galloway, loaded doRate it:

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Paulo Purganti And His Wife: An Honest, But A Simple Pair
Matthew Prior
did confine The Doctor from Excess of Wine; With Oysters, Eggs, and Vermicelli She let Him almost bRate it:

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Spike Wegg
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
them that did 'ad fancies to be dumb. The oysters uv the underworld was mum. It was the big sensatRate it:

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Teapots and Quails
Edward Lear
see how he drives! .. Houses and Kings, Oysters and Rings, Set him a singing and see how he sings! Rate it:

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The Ballad of Bouillabaisse
William Makepeace Thackeray
smiling, red-cheek'd écaillère is Still opening oysters at the door. Is Terré still alive and ablRate it:

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The Ballad of Buillabaisse
William Makepeace Thackeray
smiling, red-cheek'd écaillère is Still opening oysters at the door. Is Terré still alive and ablRate it:

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The Borough. Letter I
George Crabbe
stream descry, But one poor dredger where his oysters lie: He, cold and wet, and driving with the tRate it:

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The Burial in the Snow
Julia A Moore
filled with cake and wine, Delicious fruits and oysters That came from foreign clime. It was a merrRate it:

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The Dong with a Luminous Nose
Edward Lear
at eve near the Zemmery Fidd Where the Oblong Oysters grow, And the rocks are smooth and gray. And Rate it:

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The Liberal Constitution
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
buts; For we clean up all the courses from the oysters to the nuts. Legislative indigestion in regRate it:

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