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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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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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A Christmas Greeting
Edgar Albert Guest
Here's to you, little mother, With your boy so far away; May the joy of service smother All your grief this Christmas day; May the magic of his spl...Rate it:

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Confessio Amantis. Explicit Prologus
John Gower
Incipit Liber Primus Naturatus amor nature legibus orbem Subdit, et vnanimes concitat esse feras: Huius enim mundi Princeps amor esse videtur, Cui...Rate it:

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Epistle To A Young Friend
Robert Burns
I lang hae thought, my youthfu' friend, A something to have sent you, Tho' it should serve nae ither end Than just a kind momento: But how the ...Rate it:

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From The Cuckoo And The Nightingale
William Wordsworth
I The God of Love-'ah, benedicite!' How mighty and how great a Lord is he! For he of low hearts can make high, of high He can make low, and unto d...Rate it:

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Lines Written In The Highlands After A Visit To Burns's Country
John Keats
There is a charm in footing slow across a silent plain, Where patriot battle has been fought, where glory had the gain; There is a pleasure on the...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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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