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The Box
Lascelles Abercrombie
Once upon a time, in the land of Hush-A-Bye, Around about the wondrous days of yore, They came across a kind of box Bound up with chains and loc...Rate it:

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The Old Gentleman With The Amber Snuff-Box
Alfred Noyes
_The old gentleman, tapping his amber snuff-box (A heart-shaped snuff-box with a golden clasp) Stared at the dying fire. 'I'd like them all To unde...Rate it:

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Tender Buttons [a Box]
Gertrude Stein
A BOX. A large box is handily made of what is necessary to replace any substance. Suppose an example is necessary, the plainer it is made the more...Rate it:

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The Pillar Box
Katherine Mansfield
The pillar box is fat and red, The pillar box is high; It has the flattest sort of head And not a nose or eye, But just one open nigger mouth That ...Rate it:

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The Silver Box
Alice Guerin Crist
Old tales of valour fire our blood But this, the bravest deed I know Is written of our modern times, No myth of long ago. It was a convent grim an...Rate it:

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The Box-Tree's Love
Barcroft Henry Thomas Boake
Long time beside the squatter's gate A great grey Box-Tree, early, late, Or shine or rain, in silence there Had stood and watched the seasons fa...Rate it:

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In Ebon Box, when years have flown
Emily Dickinson
In Ebon Box, when years have flown To reverently peer, Wiping away the velvet dust Summers have sprinkled there! To hold a letter to the light— Gr...Rate it:

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James Whitcomb Riley
_(Grandfather, musing.)_ In childish days! O memory, You bring such curious things to me!-- Laughs to the lip--tears to the eye, In looking on the...Rate it:

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The House Of Dust: Part 02: 08: The Box With Silver Handles
Conrad Potter Aiken
Well,—it was two days after my husband died— Two days! And the earth still raw above him. And I was sweeping the carpet in their hall. In number f...Rate it:

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Small Box Of Matchsticks
Nikhil Parekh
Don't just consider them to be lifeless pieces of wood; soggy and extruding black beads of stingy coal, Don't just consider them to be a minuscul...Rate it:

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The Christmas-Box
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
THIS box, mine own sweet darling, thou wilt find With many a varied sweetmeat's form supplied; The fruits are they of holy Christmas tide, But bake...Rate it:

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The Music Box
Christopher Morley
AT six-long ere the wintry dawn- There sounded through the silent hall To where I lay, with blankets drawn Above my ears, a plaintive call. The...Rate it:

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Edmund Blunden
Just see what's happening, Worley.-Worley rose And round the angled doorway thrust his nose, And Sergeant Hoad went too. to snuff the air. Then war...Rate it:

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To A Friend Who Sent Me A Box Of Violets
Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
Nay, more than violets These thoughts of thine, friend! Rather thy reedy brook-- Taw's tributary-- At midnight murmuring, Descried them, the delica...Rate it:

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This, My Song, Is Made For Kerensky
Vachel Lindsay
(Being a Chant of the American Soap-Box and the Russian Revolution.) O market square, O slattern place, Is glory in your slack disgrace? Plump qua...Rate it:

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Richard Aldington
I The bitterness. the misery, the wretchedness of childhood Put me out of love with God. I can't believe in God's goodness; I can believe In ...Rate it:

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Little Jack Janitor
James Whitcomb Riley
And there, in that ripe Summer-night, once more A wintry coolness through the open door And window seemed to touch each glowing face Refreshingly; ...Rate it:

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Meddlesome Matty
Ann Taylor
One ugly trick has often spoil'd The sweetest and the best; Matilda, though a pleasant child, One ugly trick possess'd, Which, like a cloud befo...Rate it:

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The Betrothed
Rudyard Kipling
"You must choose between me and your cigar." -- BREACH OF PROMISE CASE, CIRCA 1885. Open the old cigar-box, get me a Cuba stout, For thing...Rate it:

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Robert Herrick
Down with the rosemary and bays, Down with the misletoe; Instead of holly, now up-raise The greener box, for show. The holly hitherto did sway; Le...Rate it:

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Robert William Service
She said: "I am too old to play With dolls," and put them all away, Into a box, one rainy day. I think she must have felt some pain, She looked so...Rate it:

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Fable XLII. The Juggler
John Gay
A juggler long through all the town Had raised his fortune and renown; You'd think (so far his art transcends) The devil at his fingers' ends. ...Rate it:

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Slow Movement
William Carlos Williams
All those treasures that lie in the little bolted box whose tiny space is Mightier than the room of the stars, being secret and filled with dreams...Rate it:

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The Basset-Table : An Eclogue
Alexander Pope
Cardelia. Smilinda. Cardelia. The Basset-Table spread, the Tallier come; Why stays Smilinda in the Dressing-Room? Rise, pensive Nymph, the Talli...Rate it:

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The Shut-Eye Sentry
Rudyard Kipling
Sez the Junior Orderly Sergeant To the Senior Orderly Man: "Our Orderly Orf'cer's ~hokee-mut~, You 'elp 'im all you can. For the wine was old and...Rate it:

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