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Hindoo Temples and Palace at Madura
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Little the present careth for the past, Too little,—’tis not well! For careless ones we dwell Beneath the mighty shadow it has cast. Its b...Rate it:

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16. Of Gluttony and Feasting
Sebastian Brant
He shows a fool in every wise Who day and night forever hies From feast to feat to fill his paunch And make his figure round and staunch, As though...Rate it:

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My Dear and Only Love
James Graham
My dear and only Love, I pray This noble world of thee Be govern'd by no other sway But purest monarchy; For if confusion have ...Rate it:

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Sarah Byng, Who Could Not Read And Was Tossed Into A Thorny Hedge By A Bull
Hilaire Belloc
Some years ago you heard me sing My doubts on Alexander Byng. His sister Sarah now inspires My jaded Muse, my failing fires. Of Sarah Byng the ...Rate it:

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The Saint And The Hunchback
William Butler Yeats
Hunchback. Stand up and lift your hand and bless A man that finds great bitterness In thinking of his lost renown. A Roman Caesar is held down Unde...Rate it:

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You Can't Strangulate Yourself And Still Lead Life
Nikhil Parekh
You can't compress your fingers and still prolifically write, You can't clench your teeth and still gregariously smile, You can't sleep tight o...Rate it:

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Teapots and Quails
Edward Lear
Teapots and Quails, Snuffers and Snails, Set him a sailing and see how he sails! .. Mitres and Beams, Thimbles and Creams, Set him a screaming and ...Rate it:

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The South Wind And The Sun
James Whitcomb Riley
O The South Wind and the Sun! How each loved the other one Full of fancy--- full folly-- Full of jollity and fun! How they romped and ran about, Li...Rate it:

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He Loves And He Rides Away
Sydney Thompson Dobell
'Twas in that island summer where They spin the morning gossamer, And weave the evening mist, That, underneath the hawthorn-tree, I loved my love, ...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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One Hundred and Three
Henry Lawson
With the frame of a man, and the face of a boy, and a manner strangely wild, And the great, wide, wondering, innocent eyes of a silent-suffering ch...Rate it:

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Written And Rewritten An Infinite Times
Nikhil Parekh
Every tangible and intangible portion of my lips; had solely and nothing else but her compassionately igniting kisses written and rewritten an infi...Rate it:

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Narrative And Dramatic The Wanderings Of Oisin
William Butler Yeats
BOOK I S. Patrick. You who are bent, and bald, and blind, With a heavy heart and a wandering mind, Have known three centuries, poets sing, Of dal...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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Pelleas And Ettarre
Alfred Lord Tennyson
King Arthur made new knights to fill the gap Left by the Holy Quest; and as he sat In hall at old Caerleon, the high doors Were softly sundered,...Rate it:

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Jonquil And Fleur-de-lys
Lord Alfred Douglas
i Jonquil was a shepherd lad, White he was as the curded cream, Hair like the buttercups he had, And wet green eyes like a full chalk stream. ii ...Rate it:

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Mother And Son
William Morris
Now sleeps the land of houses, and dead night holds the street, And there thou liest, my baby, and sleepest soft and sweet; My man is away for awhi...Rate it:

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The Brown Dwarf of Rügen (From Narrative and Legendary Poems )
John Greenleaf Whittier
THE pleasant isle of Rügen looks the Baltic water o'er, To the silver-sanded beaches of the Pomeranian shore; And in the town of Rambin a little b...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 Cock and The Fox
Robert Henryson
Thogh brutal beestes be irrational, That is to say, wantand, discretioun, Yit ilk ane in their kindes natural Has many divers inclinatioun: The ba...Rate it:

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Peter Anderson And Co.
Henry Lawson
He had offices in Sydney, not so many years ago, And his shingle bore the legend `Peter Anderson and Co.', But his real name was Careless, as th...Rate it:

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Then and Now
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
"Build me a nation," said the Lord. The distant nations heard the word, Build me a nation true and strong, Bar out the old world's hate and wron...Rate it:

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Lancelot And Elaine
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Elaine the fair, Elaine the loveable, Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat, High in her chamber up a tower to the east Guarded the sacred shield of ...Rate it:

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Palamon And Arcite; Or, The Knight's Tale. From Chaucer. In Three Books. Book III.
John Dryden
The day approached when Fortune should decide The important enterprise, and give the bride; For now the rivals round the world had sought, And e...Rate it:

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Sohrab and Rustum
Matthew Arnold
And the first grey of morning fill'd the east, And the fog rose out of the Oxus stream. But all the Tartar camp along the stream Was hush'd, and st...Rate it:

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