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Christmas
John Clare
simple they may be What ere wi time has sanction found Is welcome and is dear to me Pride grows aboRate it:

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Christmass
John Clare
simple they may be What ere wi time has sanction found Is welcome and is dear to me Pride grows aboRate it:

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A Summons
John Greenleaf Whittier
lie? Torture the pages of the hallowed Bible, To sanction crime, and robbery, and blood? And, in OpRate it:

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A Word for the Hour
John Greenleaf Whittier
calm, no means untried Which truth can sanction, no just claim denied, The sad spectators of a suicRate it:

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Abolition Of Slavery In The District Of Columbia, 1862
John Greenleaf Whittier
virtue: Gown and Sword And Law their threefold sanction gave, And to the quarry of the slave Went hRate it:

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An Epistle To Joseph Hill, Esq.
William Cowper
a law like that which I relate, Once have the sanction of our triple state, Some few that I have knRate it:

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An Epistle To William Hogarth
Charles Churchill
safety found) Dost thou pretend, and there a sanction find, Unpunish'd, thus to libel human-kind WhRate it:

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Astræa at the Capitol
John Greenleaf Whittier
virtue: Gown and Sword And Law their threefold sanction gave, And to the quarry of the slave Went hRate it:

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Book Sixth [Cambridge and the Alps]
William Wordsworth
now deserves, this cowardice, Gave treacherous sanction to that over-love Of freedom which encouragRate it:

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Dedication
Charles Churchill
set off by virtue; who deceives Under the sacred sanction of lawn sleeves Enhances guilt, commits aRate it:

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Elegy XXII. Written in the Year ----, When the Rights of Sepulture Were So Frequently Violated
William Shenstone
longer wept its doom; When savage robbers every sanction brave, And with outrageous guilt defraud tRate it:

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Gotham - Book III
Charles Churchill
wanton with dominion, how lay down, Without the sanction of a precedent, Rules of most large and abRate it:

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Her Last Letter
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
above That the Lord and all of His angels Would sanction and bless our love. And I? I was weak, notRate it:

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Interview
Dorothy Parker
till three, Nor read erotic poetry. They never sanction the impure, Nor recognize an overture. Rate it:

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It is not Love it is Madness
Mirza Ghalib
dilemma Give something O biased One At least the sanction to cry and plea I will perpetuate the ritRate it:

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Joconde
La Fontaine
or some such whim, induc'd the god, To give his sanction to amours so odd. THIS perfidy Joconde soRate it:

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Let’s elope (Rime Royal)
Leslie Alexis
we will feast and journey unto bed -A gracious sanction of one being wed. With sleep or none, theRate it:

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Monody to the Memory of Chatterton
Mary Darby Robinson
poetic ardour nerv'd each thought, And REASON sanction'd what AMBITION taught; He soar'd beyond tRate it:

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Mr. What's-His-Name
James Whitcomb Riley
on him with such distrust His actions seemed to sanction just. But when he died--he died one day--Rate it:

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Of Justice
John Denham
'Tis the first sanction Nature gave to man, Each other to assist in what they can; Just or unjust, this law for ever stands; All things are good by...Rate it:

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On A Change Of Masters At A Great Public School
George Gordon Lord Byron
pedantry for learning's laws, He governs, sanction'd but by self applause; With him the same direRate it:

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On Returning To England
Alfred Austin
Freedom reign In twin equality, and drain Their sanction from the self-same breast, And Law is wiseRate it:

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Orlando Furioso Canto 21
Ludovico Ariosto
in act and deed recited: Nor needs the solemn sanction of an oath: It is sufficient that we pledge Rate it:

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Sonnet XXXIV: Charm'd by Thy Suffrage
Charlotte Smith
that dim their sacred fire. But when thy envied sanction crowns my lays, A ray of pleasure lights mRate it:

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The Angel In The House. Book I. Canto IX.
Coventry Patmore
eat, and look no higher, From sin or doubtful sanction draw The biting sauce their feasts require. Rate it:

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