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Many a phrase has the English language
Emily Dickinson
Many a phrase has the English language— I have heard but one— Low as the laughter of the Cricket, Loud, as the Thunder's Tongue— Murmuring, like o...Rate it:

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Go, Little Book - The Ancient Phrase
Robert Louis Stevenson
GO, little book - the ancient phrase And still the daintiest - go your ways, My Otto, over sea and land, Till you shall come to Nelly's hand. How ...Rate it:

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I found the phrase to every thought
Emily Dickinson
I found the phrase to every thought I ever had, but one; And that defies me,--as a hand Did try to chalk the sun To races nurtured in the dark;-- ...Rate it:

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The barren music of a word or phrase,
Christopher Morley
THE barren music of a word or phrase, The futile arts of syllable and stress, He sought. The poetry of common days He did not guess. The simple...Rate it:

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Introit : VIII. The Golden Joy
Thomas MacDonagh
What has the poet but a glorious phrase And the heart's wisdom? -- Oh, a Joy of gold! A Joy to mint and squander on the Kind,-- Pure gold coined cu...Rate it:

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Eugene Field
There is a certain Yankee phrase I always have revered, Yet, somehow, in these modern days, It's almost disappeared; It was the usage years ago, Bu...Rate it:

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A Gas Butterfly
Innokenty Fedorovich Annensky
Tell me what's happening to me? Why is my heart beating so fervently? why has this madness, like a wave, Broken through the rock of habit? Is ...Rate it:

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Abram Morrison
John Greenleaf Whittier
'Midst the men and things which will Haunt an old man's memory still, Drollest, quaintest of them all, With a boy's laugh I recall Good old Abram M...Rate it:

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Coventry Patmore
It was not like your great and gracious ways! Do you, that have naught other to lament, Never, my Love, repent Of how, that July afternoon, You...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Ninth
George Gordon Lord Byron
Oh, Wellington! (or 'Villainton'--for Fame Sounds the heroic syllables both ways; France could not even conquer your great name, But punn'd it down...Rate it:

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The Files
Rudyard Kipling
Files The Files - Office Files ! Oblige me by referring to the Files. Every question man can raise, Every phrase of every phrase Of that question ...Rate it:

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Uncle Jim's Baptist Revival Hymn
Sidney Lanier
By Sidney and Clifford Lanier. [Not long ago a certain Georgia cotton-planter, driven to desperation by awaking each morning to find that the gras...Rate it:

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Under Ben Bulben
William Butler Yeats
I SWEAR by what the sages spoke Round the Mareotic Lake That the Witch of Atlas knew, Spoke and set the cocks a-crow. Swear by those horsemen, by...Rate it:

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A Poor Scholar Of The 'Forties
Padraic Colum
MY eyelids red and heavy arc With bending o'er the smold'ring peat. I know the Aeneid now by heart, My Virgil read in cold and heat, In loneliness ...Rate it:

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Art and Heart
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Though critics may bow to art, and I am its own true lover, It is not art, but heart, which wins the wide world over. Though smooth be the heartles...Rate it:

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Chest Without A Name
Kurt Philip Behm
I keep my verse in a chest of drawers each one so very different Some words for summer, some for winter and some then most intemperate I kee...Rate it:

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Freedom Of Speech
This contradictive freedom is often breached, through disagreements found in free speech. Offence is not universal but subjective, variations preve...Rate it:

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Our Master
John Greenleaf Whittier
Immortal Love, forever full, Forever flowing free, Forever shared, forever whole, A never-ebbing sea! Our outward lips confess the name All other ...Rate it:

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The Young Letter Writer
Charles Lamb
Dear Sir, Dear Madam, or Dear Friend, With ease are written at the top; When those two happy words are penned, A youthful writer oft will stop, An...Rate it:

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The White Cliffs
Alice Duer Miller
I I have loved England, dearly and deeply, Since that first morning, shining and pure, The white cliffs of Dover I saw rising steeply Out of th...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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Anniversary Poem
John Greenleaf Whittier
ONCE, more, dear friends, you meet beneath A clouded sky: Not yet the sword has found its sheath, And on the sweet spring airs the breath Of war fl...Rate it:

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Variations on 'The short night--'
Yosa Buson
Below are eleven Buson haiku beginning with the phrase 'The short night--' The short night-- on the hairy caterpillar beads of dew. The short nig...Rate it:

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A Curse For A Nation
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
I heard an angel speak last night, And he said 'Write! Write a Nation's curse for me, And send it over the Western Sea.' I faltered, taking u...Rate it:

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A Perfect Sonnet
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
Oh, for a perfect sonnet of all time! Wild music, heralding immortal hopes, Strikes the bold prelude. To it from each clime, Like tropic birds on s...Rate it:

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