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Dorothy Parker
"And if he's gone away," said she, "Good riddance, if you're asking me. I'm not a one to lie awake And weep for anybody's sake. There's better lads...Rate it:

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Part of the atlas has peace at last, but for peace to last We must quench our war ranting thirst For reasons at last warranting peace at first las...Rate it:

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A Story at Dusk
Ada Cambridge
An evening all aglow with summer light And autumn colour—fairest of the year. The wheat-fields, crowned with shocks of tawny gold, All intersperse...Rate it:

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Ch 02 The Morals Of Dervishes Story 09
Sa di
One of the devotees of Mount Lebanon, whose piety was famed in the Arab country and his miracles well known, entered the cathedral mosque of Damasc...Rate it:

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Moses: A Story Of The Nile (extract)
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
Moses sought again the presence of the king: And Pharaoh's brow grew dark with wrath, And rising up in angry haste, he said Defiantly, 'If thy God ...Rate it:

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My Real Story, In A Poem
Ehsan Sehgal
I never thought I would suffer from cancer The metastatic prostate gland I still cannot decide that It is natural or human-made Since everything is...Rate it:

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The Story of Mongrel Grey
Andrew Barton Paterson
This is the story the stockman told On the cattle-camp, when the stars were bright; The moon rose up like a globe of gold And flooded the plain ...Rate it:

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Robinson Crusoe's Story
Charles Edward Carryl
THE night was thick and hazy When the 'Piccadilly Daisy' Carried down the crew and captain in the sea; And I think the water drowned...Rate it:

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A Life's Story
Edith Nesbit
THE morning broke in a pearly haze, Then the east grew duskly red: 'Oh, my only day, oh, my day of days, To-day he will come,' I said. As the ...Rate it:

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Ch 07 On The Effects Of Education Story 12
Sa di
One year discord had arisen in a caravan among the walking portion and I also travelled on foot. To obtain justice we attacked each other’s heads a...Rate it:

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'Look at The Clock!' : Patty Morgan The Milkmaid's Story
Richard Harris Barham
FYTTE I. 'Look at the Clock!' quoth Winifred Pryce, As she open'd the door to her husband's knock, Then paus'd to give him a piece of advice, ...Rate it:

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A Cabin Tale - The Young Master Asks For A Story
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Whut you say, dah? huh, uh! chile, You 's enough to dribe me wile. Want a sto'y; jes' hyeah dat! Whah' 'll I git a sto'y at? Di'n' I tell you th'ee...Rate it:

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A Christmas Ghost Story.
Thomas Hardy
South of the Line, inland from far Durban, A mouldering soldier lies--your countryman. Awry and doubled up are his gray bones, And on the breeze hi...Rate it:

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A Christmas Ghost-Story
Thomas Hardy
South of the Line, inland from far Durban, A mouldering soldier lies - your countryman. Awry and doubled up are his gray bones, And on the breeze h...Rate it:

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A Curious Story
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I heard such a curious story Of Santa Claus: once, so they say, He set out to see what people were kind, Before he took presents their way. 'This y...Rate it:

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A Disqualified Jockey's Story
Banjo Paterson Andrew Barton
You see, the thing was this way, there was me, That rode Panopply, the Splendor mare, And Ikey Chambers on the Iron Dook, And Smith, the half-caste...Rate it:

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A Disqualified Jockey's Story
Andrew Barton Paterson
You see, the thing was this way -- there was me, That rode Panopply, the Splendor mare, And Ikey Chambers on the Iron Dook, And Smith, the half-...Rate it:

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A Fish Story.
Clara Doty Bates
Sir Arthur, the sinner, Ate twelve fish for dinner, And you may believe it's just as I say! For if you but knew it, 'Twas I saw him do it, And just...Rate it:

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A Ghost Story. To The Air Of "Unfortunate Miss Bailey."
Thomas Moore
Not long in bed had Lyndhurst lain, When, as his lamp burned dimly, The ghosts of corporate bodies slain,[1] Stood by his bedside grimly. Dead alde...Rate it:

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A Sad Story
Deci Hernandez
How was one a travesty And genocide but another Statistic daily Who was here first Man or Earth or God And if the farm Be for the people Why do ...Rate it:

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A Sourdough Story
Robert William Service
Hark to the Sourdough story, told at sixty below, When the pipes are lit and we smoke and spit Into the campfire glow. Rugged are we and hoary, and...Rate it:

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A Story
Francis William Lauderdale Adams
(For the Irish Delegates in Australia) DO you want to hear a story, With a nobler praise than 'glory,' Of a man who loved the right like heaven an...Rate it:

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A Story
Harriet Monroe
He loved her and he was untrue— Untrue he was, let loved her still; For out of nether darkness drew The winds that lashed his wandering will. ...Rate it:

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A Story Of Plantagenet.
Margaret Dixon McDougall
In the small Village of St Joseph, below the City of Ottawa, still lives or did live very recently, an ancient couple, whole story is told in the f...Rate it:

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A Story Of The Rebellion
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
The treacherous sands had caught our boat, And held it with a strong embrace And death at our imprisoned crew Was sternly looking face to face. ...Rate it:

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