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Affliction
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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Another Way
Ambrose Bierce
I lay in silence, dead. A woman came And laid a rose upon my breast, and said, 'May God be merciful.' She spoke my name, And added, 'It is strange ...Rate it:

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Astrophel
Edmund Spenser
A Pastorall Elegie vpon the death of the most Noble and valorous Knight, Sir Philip Sidney. Dedicated To the most beautifull and vertuous Ladie, t...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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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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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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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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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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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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I Rose Up at the Dawn of Day
William Blake
I rose up at the dawn of day-- `Get thee away! get thee away! Pray'st thou for riches? Away! away! This is the Throne of Mammon grey.' Said I: Thi...Rate it:

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Jim the Splitter
Henry Kendall
The bard who is singing of Wollombi Jim Is hardly just now in the requisite trim To sit on his Pegasus fairly; Besides, he is bluntly informed by t...Rate it:

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Langwidge
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'The flamin' cows!' 'e ses; 'e did, an' worse; 'Twas 'orrible the langwidge that 'e used. It made me blood run cold to 'ear 'im curse; An' me that ...Rate it:

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Les Bijoux (The Jewels)
Charles Baudelaire
La très chère était nue, et, connaissant mon coeur, Elle n'avait gardé que ses bijoux sonores, Dont le riche attirail lui donnait l'air vainqueur...Rate it:

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Mac Flecknoe: A Satire upon the True-blue Protestant Poet T
John Dryden
All human things are subject to decay, And, when Fate summons, monarchs must obey: This Flecknoe found, who, like Augustus, young Was cal...Rate it:

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Neighbour Peter's Mare
La Fontaine
A CERTAIN pious rector (John his name), But little preached, except when vintage came; And then no preparation he required On this he triumphed and...Rate it:

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Ode to Rae Wilson Esq.
Thomas Hood
A WANDERER, Wilson, from my native land, Remote, O Rae, from godliness and thee, Where rolls between us the eternal sea, Besides some furlongs of a...Rate it:

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Old Pictures In Florence
Robert Browning
I. The morn when first it thunders in March, The eel in the pond gives a leap, they say: As I leaned and looked over the aloed arch Of the vil...Rate it:

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On Gray Eyes
William Strode
Looke how the russet morne exceeds the night, How sleekest Jett yields to the di'monds light, So farr the glory of the gray-bright eye Out-vyes the...Rate it:

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Paradise Lost: Book 01
John Milton
Of Man's first disobedience, and the fruit Of that forbidden tree whose mortal taste Brought death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of...Rate it:

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Poetry and Prose
Charles Harpur
What is the true difference ’twixt Prose and Rhyme, Since both may be beautiful, both be sublime? Nor in subject, nor treatment, nor passion it ’bi...Rate it:

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Richard Minutolo
La Fontaine
IN ev'ry age, at Naples, we are told, Intrigue and gallantry reign uncontrolled; With beauteous objects in abundance blessed. No country round so m...Rate it:

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Skeleton Group in the Ramedwur, Caves of Ellora
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Supposed to represent the nuptials of Siva and Parvati. He comes from Kilas, earth and sky, Bright before the deity; The sun shines, as he shone w...Rate it:

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Sonnet (I)
George Herbert
My God, where is that ancient heat towards thee, Wherewith whole showls of Martyrs once did burn, Besides their other flames? Doth Poetry ...Rate it:

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Tarbolton Lasses, The
Robert Burns
If ye gae up to yon hill-tap, Ye'll there see bonie Peggy; She kens her father is a laird, And she forsooth's a leddy. There Sophy tight, a lassie...Rate it:

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