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Chatterton's Will
Thomas Chatterton
Burgum, I thank thee, thou hast let me see That Bristol has impress'd her stamp on thee, Thy generous spirit emulates the Mayor's, Thy generous ...Rate it:

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Conclusion
Sa di
The book of the Gulistan has been completed, and Allah had been invoked for aid! By the grace of the Almighty, may his name be honoured, throughout...Rate it:

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Donica - A Ballad
Robert Southey
Author Note: In Finland there is a Castle which is called the New Rock, moated about with a river of unfounded depth, the water black and the fish ...Rate it:

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Elegy XIV: To Delia
James Hammond
What Scenes of Bliss my raptur'd Fancy fram'd, In some lone Spot with Peace and thee retir'd, Tho' Reason then my sanguine Fondness blam'd, I still...Rate it:

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English Bards and Scotch Reviewers: A Satire
George Gordon Lord Byron
'I had rather be a kitten, and cry mew! Than one of these same metre ballad-mongers'~Shakespeare 'Such shameless bards we have; and yet 'tis true,...Rate it:

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Epilogue to The Husband His Own Cuckold
John Dryden
Like some raw sophister that mounts the pulpit, So trembles a young poet at a full pit. Unused to crowds, the parson quakes for fear, And wonder...Rate it:

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Epistle From Mr. Murray To Dr. Polidori
George Gordon Lord Byron
Dear Doctor, I have read your play, Which is a good one in its way,­ Purges the eyes and moves the bowels, And drenches handkerchiefs like towels W...Rate it:

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For A Gentleman, Who, Kissinge His Friend At His Departure Left A Signe Of Blood On Her
William Strode
What mystery was this; that I should finde My blood in kissing you to stay behinde? 'Twas not for want of color that requirde My blood for paynt: N...Rate it:

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For Philip Ridgate Esq.
Thomas Parnell
To friend with fingers quick & limber, I send this piece of tunefull timber: that, as 'tis said in Orpheus story, He may teach trees to dance a Bor...Rate it:

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For whom the Bell Tolls
John Donne
PERCHANCE he for whom this bell tolls may be so ill, as that he knows not it tolls for him; and perchance I may think myself so much be...Rate it:

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Four-Foot Shelf
Robert William Service
'Come, see,' said he, 'my four-foot shelf, A forty volume row; And every one I wrote myself, But that, of course, you know.' I ...Rate it:

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George Menzies Poems
James McIntyre
One day, while passing 'long the road. On a small book we almost trod; Its leaves were scattered o'er the ground, We picked them up, and when we fo...Rate it:

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Gnothi Seauton
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I If thou canst bear Strong meat of simple truth If thou durst my words compare With what thou thinkest in my soul’s free youth, Then take this fa...Rate it:

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Heat-Lightning
James Whitcomb Riley
There was a curious quiet for a space Directly following: and in the face Of one rapt listener pulsed the flush and glow Of the heat-lightning that...Rate it:

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Here I sit with my paper…
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Here I sit with my paper, my pen my ink, First of this thing, and that thing, and t'other thing think ; I Then my thoughts come so pell and I mell ...Rate it:

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Holy Ghost! Dispel Our Sadness
Augustus Montague Toplady
Holy Ghost! dispel our sadness; Pierce the clouds of nature's night. Come, Thou source of joy and gladness, Breathe Thy life, and spread Thy light....Rate it:

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Homage To Sextus Propertius - V
Ezra Pound
1 Now if ever it is time to cleanse Helicon; to lead Emathian horses afield, And to name over the census of my chiefs in the Roman camp. If I have ...Rate it:

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In Memory Of The Late John Thornton, Esq.
William Cowper
Poets attempt the noblest task they can, Praising the Author of all good in man, And, next, commemorating Worthies lost, The dead in whom that good...Rate it:

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Introductory 05
Sa di
My negligence and backwardness in diligent attendance at the royal court resemble the case of Barzachumihr, whose merits the sages of India were di...Rate it:

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James I
Rudyard Kipling
1603-25 The child of Mary Queen of Scots, A shifty mother's shiftless son, Bred up among intrigues and plots, Learned in all things, wise in none....Rate it:

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Kathleen
Robert William Service
It was the steamer Alice May that sailed the Yukon foam. And touched in every river camp from Dawson down to Nome. It was her builder, owner, pilot...Rate it:

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Kimon, Son of Learchos, 22, Student of Greek Literature (In Kyrini)
Constantine P. Cavafy
'My end came while I was happy. Ermotelis had me for his inseparable friend. During my last days, though he tried to make me believe that he wasn't...Rate it:

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Lycidas
John Milton
In this Monody the author bewails a learned Friend, unfortunately drowned in his passage from Chester on the Irish Seas, 1637; and, by occasion, f...Rate it:

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Man the Monarch
Mary Leapor
Amaz'd we read of Nature's early Throes How the fair Heav'ns and pond'rous Earth arose: How blooming Trees unplanted first began; And Beasts submis...Rate it:

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Mary - A Ballad
Robert Southey
Author Note: The story of the following ballad was related to me, when a school boy, as a fact which had really happened in the North of England. I...Rate it:

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