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Satyr II. To T:--- M.---y. On Law.
Thomas Parnell
Health & advice an old acquaintance sends, Health & advice, the wish & debt of friends, Tis fitt I teach the templar how to thrive, Who teaches me ...Rate it:

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Sudden Fine Weather
James Henry Leigh Hunt
Reader! what soul that laoves a verse can see The spring return, nor glow like you and me? Hear the quick birds, and see the landscape fill, Nor...Rate it:

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The 9th Satire Of Book I. Of Horace : The Description Of An Impertinent. Adapted To The Present Times
William Cowper
Sauntering along the street one day, On trifles musing by the way, Up steps a free familiar wight; (I scarcely knew the man by sight.) 'Carlos (he ...Rate it:

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The Ancient Town of Leith
William Topaz McGonagall
Ancient town of Leith, most wonderful to be seen, With your many handsome buildings, and lovely links so green, And the first buildings I may menti...Rate it:

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The Angel In The House. Book II. Canto VII.
Coventry Patmore
Preludes. I Joy and Use Can ought compared with wedlock be For use? But He who made the heart To use proportions joy. What He Has join'd let no m...Rate it:

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The Battle of Atbara
William Topaz McGonagall
Ye Sons of Great Britain, pray list to me, And I'll tell ye of a great victory. Where the British defeated the Dervishes, without delay, At the Bat...Rate it:

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The Civil Wars (excerpts)
Samuel Daniel
XXXVI The swift approach and unexpected speed The king had made upon this new-rais'd force, In the unconfirmed troops, much fear did bre...Rate it:

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The Cynic of the Woods
Arthur Patchett Martin
Come I from busy haunts of men, With nature to commune, Which you, it seems, observe, and then Laugh out, like some buffoon. You cea...Rate it:

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The Growth of Sym
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now Sym was a Glug; and 'tis mentioned so That the tale reads perfectly plain as we go. In his veins ran blood of that stupid race Of docile folk, ...Rate it:

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The Harbinger
John Donne
to the Progresse. TWo soules moue here, and mine (a third) must moue Paces of admiration, and of loue; Thy soule (Deare Virgin) whose this tribu...Rate it:

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The Heavenly Jerusalem
Giles Fletcher The Younger
Here may the band, that now in triumph shines, And that (before they were invested thus) In earthly bodies carried heavenly minds, Pitched round ab...Rate it:

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The Princess (part 1)
Alfred Lord Tennyson
A prince I was, blue-eyed, and fair in face, Of temper amorous, as the first of May, With lengths of yellow ringlet, like a girl, For on my crad...Rate it:

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The Quangle Wangle's Hat
Edward Lear
I. On the top of the Crumpetty Tree The Quangle Wangle sat, But his face you could not see, On account of his Beaver Hat. For hi...Rate it:

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The Tower Beyond Tragedy
Robinson Jeffers
I You'd never have thought the Queen was Helen's sister- Troy's burning-flower from Sparta, the beautiful sea-flower Cut in clear stone, crowned wi...Rate it:

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To The Fool-Killer
Ambrose Bierce
Ah, welcome, welcome! Sit you down, old friend; Your pipe I'll serve, your bottle I'll attend. 'Tis many a year since you and I have known Society ...Rate it:

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To the Town Clock
Joseph Howe
Thou grave old Time Piece, many a time and oft I've been your debtor for the time of day; And every time I cast my eyes aloft, And swe...Rate it:

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Verses on the Death of Dr. Swift, D.S.P.D.
Jonathan Swift
As Rochefoucauld his maxims drew From Nature, I believe 'em true: They argue no corrupted mind In him; the fault is in mankind. This maxim more th...Rate it:

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Wellington
Charles Harpur
Great captain if you will! great Duke! great Slave! Great minion of the crown! - but a great man He was not! He? the iron instrument Of mere author...Rate it:

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Song of Synthetic Virility
Franklin P. Adams
Oh, some may sing of the surging sea, or chant of the raging main; Or tell of the taffrail blown away by the raging hurricane. With an oh, of t...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 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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A PASTORAL SUNG TO THE KING
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 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 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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Affection
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 besi...Rate it:

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