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Old Town Types No. 9 - Long John, The Snob
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
spectacles, His old steel spectacles perched on the end of his nose. Long John the leather man: boRate it:

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The Raven
Edgar Allan Poe
he; But, with mien of lord or lady, perched above my chamber door- Perched upon a bustRate it:

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A Bird’s-Eye View
Christina Georgina Rossetti
'Croak, croak, croak,' Thus the Raven spoke, Perched on his crooked tree As hoarse as hoarse could be. Shun him and fear him, Lest the Bridegroom h...Rate it:

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A Tale
Robert Browning
life size; On the lyre, he pointed at you, Perched his partner in the prize; Never more apart you fRate it:

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Cute Creases.
Nikhil Parekh
as to how they must've occurred - as people perched at the edge of the king poster bed, They effoRate it:

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Emancipation
Paul Laurence Dunbar
progressing, Never to sink to that level again. Perched on your shoulders sits Liberty smiling, PeRate it:

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Jackdaw
Padraic Colum
from his tribe On the elm-tree's top, A jackdaw perched A hand-reach up. Silent he sat On the branRate it:

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The Bird of Paradise
William Henry Davies
Take care: Don't touch that bird of paradise, Perched on the bed-post there!' "I asked her woulRate it:

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The Purple Cow Parodies
Carolyn Wells
or stayed she, But with mien of chorus lady perched herself above my door. On a dusty bust of DanteRate it:

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An Octopus
Marianne Moore
nice appearance, don’t they,' happy see nothing? Perched on treacherous lava and pumice– those unadRate it:

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A Complete 100 Floors
Nikhil Parekh
mosquitoes relished the splendid opportunity; perched and sucking blood with gay abandon from innocRate it:

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A Few Remarks on Goats, Asses and the Dead Hand
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
that the caudal appendage of a deceased horse Perched upon the cranium of an erudite justice can adRate it:

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A Flower Garden At Coleorton Hall, Leicestershire.
William Wordsworth
inmates lodged in shady nests, Some, perched on stems of stately port That nod to welcome transientRate it:

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A Haunting Memory
Lizette Woodworth Reese
flew a thrush, And sang the only song he knew, Perched on a ripening elder bush; (Oh, but to give hRate it:

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A Letter From Italy
Alfred Austin
still, Now no more upon the hill Where was perched his Tuscan home, But in liberated Rome: Hale as Rate it:

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A Poetical Epistle To Lady Austen
William Cowper
Silver-End. Thus Martha, even against her will, Perched on the top of yonder hill; And you, though Rate it:

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A proper trewe idyll of camelot
Eugene Field
ways; His raiment was of dusty gray, and perched above his lugs There ben the very latest style of Rate it:

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A Spring Carol
Alfred Austin
Is it thou, Whom I at last again hear sing, Perched on thy old accustomed bough, Poet-prophet of thRate it:

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After She Left Me
Nikhil Parekh
every fantasy. When she was with me; invincibly perched upon my staggering shoulders; boisterouslyRate it:

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Alive
Nikhil Parekh
I perceived myself as a king; then I was indeed perched on the embellished throne; with a festoon oRate it:

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All I Want Is Everything
Nikhil Parekh
in tandem, All I want is a robust pigeon perched languidly on the rooftop; fluttering its wings tRate it:

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Alligator On The Prowl In Full Moon
Nikhil Parekh
crystal beams of singular fluorescent light, perched high in the galaxy of stars, revolving at asRate it:

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Amen
Christina Georgina Rossetti
the floor; When she turned away her eyes A bird perched on the sill, Warbling out its heart of lovRate it:

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An American Addresses Philomela
John Crowe Ransom
not felicitous, It goes not liquidly for us! Perched on a Roman ilex and duly apostrophised, The nRate it:

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An Easter Rhyme
Barcroft Henry Thomas Boake
a silver stain, On the trembling wire bridge is Perched a single long legged crane, While the yelloRate it:

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