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Belphegor Addressed To Miss De Chammelay
La Fontaine
YOUR name with ev'ry pleasure here I place, The last effusions of my muse to grace. O charming Phillis! may the same extend Through time's dark nig...Rate it:

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Bianca's Dream - A Venetian Story
Thomas Hood
BIANCA!—fair Bianca!—who could dwell With safety on her dark and hazel gaze, Nor find there lurk'd in it a witching spell, Fatal to balmy nights an...Rate it:

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Billy Vickers
Henry Kendall
No song is this of leaf and bird, And gracious waters flowing; I'm sick at heart, for I have heard Big Billy Vickers "blowing". He'd never take...Rate it:

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Blake's Victory
Andrew Marvell
On the Victory Obtained by Blake over the Spaniards in the Bay of Santa Cruz, in the Island of Tenerife, 1657 Now does Spain's fleet her spacious ...Rate it:

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Blind
James Whitcomb Riley
You think it is a sorry thing That I am blind. Your pitying Is welcome to me; yet indeed, I think I have but little need Of it. Though you may marv...Rate it:

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Captain Teach alias Black Beard
William Topaz McGonagall
Edward Teach was a native of Bristol, and sailed from that port On board a privateer, in search of sport, As one of the crew, during the French War...Rate it:

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Careers
Robert Graves
Father is quite the greatest poet     That ever lived anywhere. You say you’re going to write great music—     I chose that first: it’s unfair. ...Rate it:

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Catching The Coach
Alfred Thomas Chandler
At Kangaroo Gully in 'Fifty-two The rush and the scramble was reckless and rough; 'Three ounces a dish and the lead running true!' Was whispered ar...Rate it:

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Ch 01 Manner of Kings Story 22
Sa di
A king was subject to a terrible disease, the mention of which is not sanctioned by custom. The tribe of Yunani physicians agreed that this pain ca...Rate it:

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Ch 02 The Morals Of Dervishes Story 18
Sa di
A hermit, having been invited by a padshah, concluded that if he were to take some medicine to make himself weak he might perhaps enhance the opini...Rate it:

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Ch 03 On The Excellence Of Contentment Story 01
Sa di
A Maghrabi supplicant said in Aleppo in the row of linen-drapers: ‘Lords of wealth, if you were just and we contented, the trade of begging would v...Rate it:

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 66
Sa di
Whoever does not betake himself to the path of rectitude in consequence of the castigations of this world will fall under eternal punishment in the...Rate it:

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Charms of Precedence - A Tale
William Shenstone
'Sir, will you please to walk before?'- 'No, pray, Sir-you are next the door.'- 'Upon mine honour, I'll not stir.'- 'Sir, I'm at home; consider, Si...Rate it:

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Companions - A Tale Of A Grandfather
Charles Stuart Calverley
I KNOW not of what we ponder’d Or made pretty pretence to talk, As, her hand within mine, we wander’d Tow’rd the pool by the lime-tree walk...Rate it:

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Corinna's Going A-Maying
Robert Herrick
Get up, get up for shame, the blooming Morn Upon her wings presents the god unshorn. See how Aurora throws her fair Fresh-quilted colours t...Rate it:

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Cromwell's Return
Andrew Marvell
An Horatian Ode upon Cromwell's Return From Ireland The forward youth that would appear Must now forsake his muses dear, Nor in the shadows sing...Rate it:

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Death and Burial of Lord Tennyson
William Topaz McGonagall
Alas! England now mourns for her poet that's gone- The late and the good Lord Tennyson. I hope his soul has fled to heaven above, Where there is ev...Rate it:

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Discontent And Quarrelling
Charles Lamb
JANE. Miss Lydia every day is drest Better than I am in my best White cambric-muslin frock. I wish I had one made of clear Worked lawn, or leno ver...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto the Eighth
George Gordon Lord Byron
The town was taken--whether he might yield Himself or bastion, little matter'd now: His stubborn valour was no future shield. Ismail'...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Fifteenth
George Gordon Lord Byron
Ah!--What should follow slips from my reflection; Whatever follows ne'ertheless may be As à-propos of hope or retrospection, As though the lurking...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto the First
George Gordon Lord Byron
I I want a hero: an uncommon want, When every year and month sends forth a new one, Till, after cloying the gazettes with cant, ...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Fourteenth
George Gordon Lord Byron
If from great nature's or our own abyss Of thought we could but snatch a certainty, Perhaps mankind might find the path they miss-- But then 'tw...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Tenth
George Gordon Lord Byron
When Newton saw an apple fall, he found In that slight startle from his contemplation-- 'Tis said (for I 'll not answer above ground For any sage's...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Thirteenth
George Gordon Lord Byron
I now mean to be serious;--it is time, Since laughter now-a-days is deem'd too serious. A jest at Vice by Virtue's call'd a crime, And criticall...Rate it:

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Drum-Taps
Walt Whitman
Aroused and angry, I thought to beat the alarum, and urge relentless war; But soon my fingers fail'd me, my face droop'd, and I resign'd ...Rate it:

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