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Passionate Love
Nikhil Parekh
One shouldn't sleep more than necessary; as extra sleep induces paramount laziness; ruins the ability of a person to work diligently, One shouldn...Rate it:

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The Battle of Omdurman
William Topaz McGonagall
Ye Sons of Great Britain! come join with me And King in praise of the gallant British Armie, That behaved right manfully in the Soudan, At the grea...Rate it:

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The Night Journey
Rupert Brooke
Hands and lit faces eddy to a line; The dazed last minutes click; the clamour dies. Beyond the great-swung arc o’ the roof, divine, Night, smoky-...Rate it:

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The Return
Sara Teasdale
He has come, he is here, My love has come home, The minutes are lighter Than flying foam, The hours are like dancers On gold-slippered feet, The d...Rate it:

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The Sprig of Moss
William Topaz McGonagall
There lived in Munich a poor, weakly youth, But for the exact date, I cannot vouch for the truth, And of seven of a family he was the elder, Who wa...Rate it:

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The Whitsun Weddings
Philip Larkin
That Whitsun, I was late getting away: Not till about One-twenty on the sunlit Saturday Did my three-quarters-empty train pull out, All windows...Rate it:

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Yaksha the Great
Friend of Yakshsa
According to all known laws of aviation, there is no way a bee should be able to fly. Its wings are too small to get its fat little body off the gr...Rate it:

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A Friendly Game Of Football
Edward George Dyson
We were challenged by The Dingoes - they're the pride of Squatter's Gap- To a friendly game of football on the flat by Devil's Trap. And we went al...Rate it:

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Before Sleep
Archibald Lampman
Now the creeping nets of sleep Stretch about and gather nigh, And the midnight dim and deep Like a spirit passes by, Trailing from her crystal dres...Rate it:

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Intimations of mortality
Novellini
If only for a moment I could see the world through younger eyes, To look upon my life with new born innocence. The innocence of a child. Stop the...Rate it:

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The Miraculous Escape of Robert Allan, the Fireman
William Topaz McGonagall
'Twas in the year of 1858, and on October the fourteenth day, That a fire broke out in a warehouse, and for hours blazed away; And the warehouse, n...Rate it:

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A Clasp Of Hands
Algernon Charles Swinburne
SOFT, small, and sweet as sunniest flowers That bask in heavenly heat When bud by bud breaks, breathes, and cowers, Soft, small, and sw...Rate it:

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Sleep Well, My Baby Biddie II
Nobody Nose
Sleep Well, My Baby Brigid It is night time The sky with its horoscope signs The stars Are chatting the world over What a squabble Of quiet "S...Rate it:

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4 Inevitable Dangers of Fake ESA Letter
Jacob Janner
A real ESA letter is important if you do not want to get into any trouble. Walking around with a fake letter is like walking around with an explosi...Rate it:

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4th July 1882, Malines. Midnight
James Kenneth Stephen
Belgian, with cumbrous tread and iron boots, Who in the murky middle of the night, Designing to renew the foul pursuits In which thy life is passe...Rate it:

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A Ballade of Waiting
Archibald Lampman
No girdle hath weaver or goldsmith wrought So rich as the arms of my love can be; No gems with a lovelier lustre fraught Than her eyes, when they a...Rate it:

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A Complete 100 Floors
Nikhil Parekh
Scores of squeals inundated the atmosphere; clusters of people hugged each other close in utter pandemonium, A billion beads of sweat trickled do...Rate it:

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A Dead Baby
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
LITTLE soul, for such brief space that entered In this little body straight and chilly, Little life that fluttered and departed, Like a moth fro...Rate it:

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A Lady
Amy Lowell
You are beautiful and faded Like an old opera tune Played upon a harpsichord; Or like the sun-flooded silks Of an eighteenth-century boudoir. ...Rate it:

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A Letter
Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
After W. M. P. Dear Kitty, At length the term's ending; I 'm in for my Schools in a week; And the time that at present I'm spending On you shou...Rate it:

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A Military Incident
Ambrose Bierce
Dawn heralded the coming sun Fort Douglas was computing The minutes-and the sunrise gun Was manned for his saluting. The gunner at that firearm st...Rate it:

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A PARANAETICALL, OR ADVISIVE VERSETO HIS FRIEND, MR JOHN WICKS
Robert Herrick
Is this a life, to break thy sleep, To rise as soon as day doth peep? To tire thy patient ox or ass By noon, and let thy good days pass, Not knowin...Rate it:

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A Sonnet
Francis Beaumont
Flattering Hope, away and leave me, She'll not come, thou dost deceive me; Hark the cock crows, th' envious light Chides away the silent night; Yet...Rate it:

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Advent Hymn
Ada Cambridge
Another mile—a year Pass'd by for ever! And the warnings swell From upper heaven to darkest depths of hell,— O we are drawing near! All through th...Rate it:

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Anadolu Hotel
Anadolu Hotel
Anadolu Hotel has an excellent location in Istanbul city center of Sultanahmet. Anadolu Hotel is a boutique hotel where you can reach the Sultanahm...Rate it:

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