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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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Easter-Day
Robert Browning
HOW very hard it is to be A Christian! Hard for you and me, —Not the mere task of making real That duty up to its ideal, Effecting thus complete an...Rate it:

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Elizabeth
Edgar Allan Poe
Elizabeth, it surely is most fit [Logic and common usage so commanding] In thy own book that first thy name be writ, Zeno and other sages not...Rate it:

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Epilogue on the Same Occasion (Princess of Cleves)
John Dryden
New ministers, when first they get in place, Must have a care to please; and that's our case: Some laws for public welfare we design, If you, th...Rate it:

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Esther, A Sonnet Sequence: XII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
She was a little woman dressed in black, Who stood on tiptoe with a childish air, Her face and figure hidden in a sacque, All but her eyes and fore...Rate it:

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Etiquette
William Schwenck Gilbert
The BALLYSHANNON foundered off the coast of Cariboo, And down in fathoms many went the captain and the crew; Down went the owners - greedy men whom...Rate it:

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Evening Twilight
Charles Baudelaire
Here’s the criminal’s friend, delightful evening: come like an accomplice, with a wolf’s loping: slowly the sky’s vast vault hides each feature, an...Rate it:

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Fable L: The Hare and Many Friends
John Gay
Friendship, as love, is but a name, Save in a concentrated flame; And thus, in friendships, who depend On more than one, find not one friend. A h...Rate it:

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Finality
Charles Harpur
A HEAVY and desolate sense of life Is all the Past makes mine—and still A cold contempt of Fortune’s strife, Despite the dread Of want of bread, ’N...Rate it:

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Forget-Me-Not
William Topaz McGonagall
A gallant knight and his betroth'd bride, Were walking one day by a river side, They talk'd of love, and they talk'd of war, And how very foolish l...Rate it:

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Fragmentary Ending Of A Poem II
Thomas Parnell
Then do not Cloe do not more Boast what success youve found Tis pride to tell your conquests ore Tis cruelty to wound. These are the ills which Bea...Rate it:

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From Mount Ebal
John Bunyan
Thus having heard from Gerizzim, I shall Next come to Ebal, and you thither call, Not there to curse you, but to let you hear How God doth curse t...Rate it:

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Give Me Leave to Rail at You
Lord John Wilmot
Give me leave to rail at you, - I ask nothing but my due: To call you false, and then to say You shall not keep my heart a day. But alas! against m...Rate it:

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Glasgow
William Topaz McGonagall
Beautiful city of Glasgow, with your streets so neat and clean, Your stateley mansions, and beautiful Green! Likewise your beautiful bridges across...Rate it:

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Greenland's Icy Mountains
William Topaz McGonagall
Greenland's icy mountains are fascinating and grand, And wondrously created by the Almighty's command; And the works of the Almighty there's few ca...Rate it:

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Grown-Up Talk
Katherine Mansfield
Half-Past-Six and I were talking In a very grown-up way; We had got so tired with running That we did not want to play. "How do babies come, I won...Rate it:

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Hanchen, the Maid of the Mill
William Topaz McGonagall
Near the village of Udorf, on the banks of the Rhine, There lived a miller and his family, once on a time; And there yet stands the mill in a state...Rate it:

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Happiness of a Country Life
James Thomson
Oh! knew he but his happiness, of men The happiest he, who, far from public rage, Deep in the vale, with a choice few retired Drinks the pure pleas...Rate it:

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Hermann And Dorothea - I. Kalliope
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
FATE AND SYMPATHY. 'NE'ER have I seen the market and streets so thoroughly empty! Still as the grave is the town, clear'd out! I verily fancy Fift...Rate it:

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Holy Willie's Prayer
Robert Burns
'And send the godly in a pet to pray.' - Pope O Thou, that in the heavens does dwell, Wha, as it pleases best Thysel', Sends ane to heaven an'...Rate it:

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Homage To Sextus Propertius - XII
Ezra Pound
Who, who will be the next man to entrust his girl to a friend? Love interferes with fidelities; The gods have brought shame on their relatives; Eac...Rate it:

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