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Ch 05 On Love And Youth Story 18
Sa di
A man in patched garments’ accompanied us in a caravan to the Hejaz and one of the Arab amirs presented him with a hundred dinars to spend upon his...Rate it:

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Charles And Peter
Ambrose Bierce
Ere Gabriel's note to silence died All graves of men were gaping wide. Then Charles A. Dana, of 'The Sun,' Rose slowly from the deepest one. 'The...Rate it:

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Epitaph on the Monument of a Fair Maiden Lady, Who Died at Bath, and is There Interred
John Dryden
Below this marble monument is laid All that heaven wants of this celestial maid. Preserve, O sacred tomb, thy trust consigned; The mould was mad...Rate it:

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Over And Undone
Edith Nesbit
IF one might hope that when we say farewell To life, we two might but be one at last! But we look back on a divided past, And a divided future m...Rate it:

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Sin And Love
Devil Poet
Adam loses his paradise As he disobeys his creator's order So, he is out of heaven And serves his time on this ...Rate it:

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The Meeting of Wallace and Bruce on the Banks of the Carron
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
The morn rose bright on scenes renown'd, Wild Caledonia's classic ground, Where the bold sons of other days Won their high fame in Ossian's lays...Rate it:

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Bacchus and Ariadne
James Henry Leigh Hunt
The moist and quiet morn was scarcely breaking. When Ariadne in her bower was waking; Her eyelids still were closing, and she heard But indistinctl...Rate it:

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The Zenana - 9 and 10
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Days pass, yet still Zilara’s song _ Beguiled the regal beauty’s hours As the wind bears some bird along _ Over the haunted orange bowers. ’T...Rate it:

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The Child and the Mariner
William Henry Davies
A dear old couple my grandparents were, And kind to all dumb things; they saw in Heaven The lamb that Jesus petted when a child; Their faith was...Rate it:

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The Zenana - 4 and 5
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
The voice has ceased, the chords are mute, The singer droops upon her lute; But, oh, the fulness of each tone Straight to Nadira’s heart hath gone—...Rate it:

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Our Mistress and Our Queen
Henry Lawson
We set no right above hers, No earthly light nor star, She hath had many lovers, But not as lovers are: They all were gallant fellows And died all ...Rate it:

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Sacred And Profane Love
Alfred Austin
In the dark shadow of the windless pines Whose gloomy glory lines the obsequies Of the gaunt Claudian Aqueduct along The lone Campagna to sepulchra...Rate it:

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The Cock And The Fox: Or, The Tale Of The Nun's Priest
John Dryden
There lived, as authors tell, in days of yore, A widow, somewhat old, and very poor; Deep in a dale her cottage lonely stood, Well thatched, and un...Rate it:

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The Shadow And The Light
John Greenleaf Whittier
The fourteen centuries fall away Between us and the Afric saint, And at his side we urge, to-day, The immemorial quest and old complaint. No outwa...Rate it:

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My Soul And I
John Greenleaf Whittier
Stand still, my soul, in the silent dark I would question thee, Alone in the shadow drear and stark With God and me! What, my soul, was thy errand...Rate it:

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Merlin And Vivien
Alfred Lord Tennyson
A storm was coming, but the winds were still, And in the wild woods of Broceliande, Before an oak, so hollow, huge and old It looked a tower of ...Rate it:

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Palamon And Arcite; Or The Knight's Tale. From Chaucer. In Three Books. Book II.
John Dryden
While Arcite lives in bliss, the story turns Where hopeless Palamon in prison mourns. For six long years immured, the captive knight Had dragged...Rate it:

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Parables And Riddles
Friedrich Schiller
I. A bridge of pearls its form uprears High o'er a gray and misty sea; E'en in a moment it appears, And rises upwards giddily....Rate it:

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St. Francis and the Birds
Katharine Tynan
Little sisters, the birds: We must praise God, you and I­ You, with songs that fill the sky, I, with halting words. All things tell His praise...Rate it:

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Gemini And Virgo
Charles Stuart Calverley
Some vast amount of years ago, Ere all my youth had vanished from me, A boy it was my lot to know, Whom his familiar friends called Tommy. I love ...Rate it:

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My Lady Nature and her Daughters
John Henry Newman
Ladies, well I deem, delight In comely tire to move; Soft, and delicate, and bright, Are the robes they love. Silks, where hues alternate play,...Rate it:

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Absalom and Achitophel
John Dryden
In pious times, e'er Priest-craft did begin, Before Polygamy was made a sin; When man, on many, multiply'd his kind, E'r one to one was, cursedl...Rate it:

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Mother and Poet
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
I. Dead ! One of them shot by the sea in the east, And one of them shot in the west by the sea. Dead ! both my boys ! When you sit at the fea...Rate it:

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Hero And Leander
Friedrich Schiller
See you the towers, that, gray and old, Frown through the sunlight's liquid gold, Steep sternly fronting steep? The Hellespont beneath them swells...Rate it:

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The Cap And Bells; Or, The Jealousies: A Faery Tale -- Unfinished
John Keats
I. In midmost Ind, beside Hydaspes cool, There stood, or hover'd, tremulous in the air, A faery city 'neath the potent rule Of Emperor Elfinan; fam...Rate it:

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