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4 Inevitable Dangers of Fake ESA Letter
Jacob Janner
A real ESA letter is important if you do not want to get into any trouble. Walking around with a fake letter is like walking around with an explosi...Rate it:

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A Ballad of Freedom
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now Mr. Jeremiah Bane He owned a warehouse in The Lane, An edifice of goodly size, Where, with keen private enterprise, He sold imported napery And...Rate it:

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A Ballade of an Anti-puritan
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
They spoke of Progress spiring round, Of light and Mrs Humphrey Ward- It is not true to say I frowned, Or ran about the room and roared; I might ha...Rate it:

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A Dialogue Between The Soul And Body
Andrew Marvell
Soul O Who shall, from this Dungeon, raise A Soul inslav'd so many wayes? With bolts of Bones, that fetter'd stands In Feet ; and manacled in Hands...Rate it:

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A Grave
Marianne Moore
Man looking into the sea, taking the view from those who have as much right to it as you have to it yourself, it is human nature to stan...Rate it:

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A Jocker!
Abinash Parajuli
I am a mockingbird; I sing a song of a loner In the field, down the tree, As the sun sets, My voice is soaked with tears I am a joker; people laug...Rate it:

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A Lie, Is A Lie, Is A Lie
Kenneth R. Jenkins
A Social Commentary Where is the truth? Hiding in plain sight With neon lights, Brightly Shinning. Where is the truth? Hidden behind a bi...Rate it:

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A Maiden's Secret
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I have written this day down in my heart As the sweetest day in the season; From all of the others I've set it apart--- But I will not tell you ...Rate it:

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A New Temperance Poem, in Memory of My Departed Parents, Who Were Sober Living & God Fearing People
William Topaz McGonagall
My parents were sober living, and often did pray For their family to abstain from intoxicating drink alway; Because they knew it would lead them as...Rate it:

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Robert Herrick
MONTANO, SILVIO, AND MIRTILLO, SHEPHERDS MON. Bad are the times. SIL. And worse than they are we. MON. Troth, bad are both; worse fruit, and i...Rate it:

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A Preaching From A Spanish Ballad
George Meredith
I Ladies who in chains of wedlock Chafe at an unequal yoke, Not to nightingales give hearing; Better this, the raven's croak. II Down the Prado ...Rate it:

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A Romance In The Rough
Arthur Patchett Martin
A sturdy fellow, with a sunburnt face, And thews and sinews of a giant mould; A genial mind, that harboured nothing base,— A pocket void of gold. ...Rate it:

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A Satire, in Imitation of the Third of Juvenal
John Oldham
1Though much concern'd to leave my dear old friend, 2I must however his design commend 3Of fixing in the country: for were I 4As free to choose my ...Rate it:

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A Thanksgiving to God for His House
Robert Herrick
Lord, Thou hast given me a cell Wherein to dwell; An little house, whose humble roof Is weather-proof; Under the spars of which I lie Both sof...Rate it:

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Robert Herrick
Lord, thou hast given me a cell, Wherein to dwell; A little house, whose humble roof Is weather proof; Under the spars of which I lie Both soft and...Rate it:

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A Thought or Two on Reading Pomfret's
James Henry Leigh Hunt
I have been reading Pomfret's "Choice" this spring, A pretty kind of--sort of--kind of thing, Not much a verse, and poem none at all, Yet, as th...Rate it:

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A Weight with Needles on the pounds
Emily Dickinson
A Weight with Needles on the pounds— To push, and pierce, besides— That if the Flesh resist the Heft— The puncture—coolly tries— That not a pore b...Rate it:

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Abelard and Heloïse
Franklin P. Adams
["There are so many things I want to talk to you about." Abelard probably said to Heloïse, "but how can I when I can only think about kissing you?"...Rate it:

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Letitia Elizabeth Landon
There is in life no blessing like affection: It soothes, it hallows, elevates, subdues, And bringeth down to earth its native heaven. It sits besid...Rate it:

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George Herbert
When thou didst entice to thee my heart, I thought the service brave: So many joys I writ down for my part, Besides what I might have Out of my ...Rate it:

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Albert's Return
Marriott Edgar
You've `eard `ow young Albert Ramsbottom At the zoo up at Blackpool one year With a stick with an `orse's `ead `andle Gave a lion a poke in the e...Rate it:

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Alma; or, The Progress of the Mind. In Three Cantos. - Canto I.
Matthew Prior
Matthew met Richard, when or where From story is not mighty clear: Of many knotty points they spoke, And pro and con by turns they took: Rats half...Rate it:

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Amyntor's Grove, His Chloris, Arigo, And Gratiana. An Elogie
Richard Lovelace
It was Amyntor's Grove, that Chloris For ever ecchoes, and her glories; Chloris, the gentlest sheapherdesse, That ever lawnes and lambes did blesse...Rate it:

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An Address to the New Tay Bridge
William Topaz McGonagall
Beautiful new railway bridge of the Silvery Tay, With your strong brick piers and buttresses in so grand array, And your thirteen central girders, ...Rate it:

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An Autumn Reverie
William Topaz McGonagall
Alas! Beautiful Summer now hath fled, And the face of Nature doth seem dead, And the leaves are withered, and falling off the trees, By the nippin...Rate it:

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