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Farewell Cable Tram
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now a sad farewell to the cable-tram, Staunch friend of the quieter days, That glided down thro' a leisured town Ere the urge for speed was a craze...Rate it:

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The Cable Hymn
John Greenleaf Whittier
O lonely bay of Trinity, O dreary shores, give ear! Lean down unto the white-lipped sea The voice of God to hear! From world to world His couriers...Rate it:

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Under The Sheet
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
What a terrible night! Does the Night, I wonder- The Night, with her black veil down to her feet Like an ordained nun, know what lies under That aw...Rate it:

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Robert Herrick
Come thou, who art the wine and wit Of all I've writ; The grace, the glory, and the best Piece of the rest; Thou art of what I did intend The All, ...Rate it:

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Upon A Sheet Of White Paper
John Bunyan
This subject is unto the foulest pen, Or fairest handled by the sons of men. 'Twill also show what is upon it writ, Be it wisely, or nonsense for w...Rate it:

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Legend of The Corrievrechan
George MacDonald
Prince Breacan of Denmark was lord of the strand And lord of the billowy sea; Lord of the sea and lord of the land, He might have let maidens be! ...Rate it:

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Bixby's Landing
Robinson Jeffers
They burned lime on the hill and dropped it down here in an iron car On a long cable; here the ships warped in And took their loads from the e...Rate it:

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A Considerable Speck
Robert Frost
(Microscopic) A speck that would have been beneath my sight On any but a paper sheet so white Set off across what I had written there. And I had i...Rate it:

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New Year Snow
Edith Nesbit
THE white snow falls on hill and dale, The snow falls white by square and street, Falls on the town, a bridal veil, And on the fields a winding-...Rate it:

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Coffee Houses and Anemic Sheets
Sonia Walker
Amber lights glowing on the walls, throwing shadows on beatnik Kerouac ghosts who sit among the unsuspecting patrons of sort who frequent the coffe...Rate it:

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A Ballad, Shewing How An Old Woman Rode Double, And Who Rode Before Her
Robert Southey
The Raven croak'd as she sate at her meal, And the Old Woman knew what he said, And she grew pale at the Raven's tale, And sicken'd and went to her...Rate it:

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A Love Letter
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Dearest! You know you ever ARE the nearest To my fond heart. Joking apart, I swear, by all the silly stars above you, Darling, I love you! ... I r...Rate it:

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A Meeting
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Quite carelessly I turned the newsy sheet; A song I sang, full many a year ago, Smiled up at me, as in a busy street One meets an old-time friend h...Rate it:

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A Servant To Servants
Robert Frost
I didn't make you know how glad I was To have you come and camp here on our land. I promised myself to get down some day And see the way you lived,...Rate it:

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Clerk Saunders
Anonymous Americas
... Whan bells war rung, an mass was sung, A wat a' man to bed were gone, Clark Sanders came to Margret's window, With mony a sad sig...Rate it:

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His Meditation Upon Death
Robert Herrick
BE those few hours, which I have yet to spend, Blest with the meditation of my end; Though they be few in number, I'm content; If otherwise, I s...Rate it:

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I am the Reaper
William Ernest Henley
I am the Reaper. All things with heedful hook Silent I gather. Pale roses touched with the spring, Tall corn in summer, Fruits r...Rate it:

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Lucy and Colin
Thomas Tickell
Of Leinster, fam'd for maidens fair, Bright Lucy was the grace; Nor e'er did Liffy's limpid stream Reflect so fair a face, Till luckless love and ...Rate it:

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Sir Hugh; Or The Jew's Daughter
Andrew Lang
Four-and-twenty bonny boys Were playing at the ba, And by it came him sweet Sir Hugh, And he playd o'er them a'. He kickd the ba with his right fo...Rate it:

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The Burial Of The Poet
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
In the old churchyard of his native town, And in the ancestral tomb beside the wall, We laid him in the sleep that comes to all, And left him to hi...Rate it:

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The Haglets
Herman Melville
By chapel bare, with walls sea-beat The lichened urns in wilds are lost About a carved memorial stone That shows, decayed and coral-mossed, A form ...Rate it:

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Without Her Hands In Mine
Nikhil Parekh
In order to erase my name from the soil; all I did was kick the loose sands with my feet; and it blended almost magically with the mundane mud, I...Rate it:

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Mary's Trapeze
PV Harrington
Mary can't catch her death from tornadoes As she sits on the cage with a swing of her legs They whisper upstairs for a change in the weather While...Rate it:

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The Bridge: Atlantis
Harold Hart Crane
Through the bound cable strands, the arching path Upward, veering with light, the flight of strings,— Taut miles of shuttling moonlight syncopate...Rate it:

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A Renegade
Mario Vitale
Share with the handle that holds you forget how to mold ya its important to blend beyond the means a special taunt to provide naturally through ba...Rate it:

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