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A Song For Two Children
Robert Graves
'Make a song, father, a new little song, All for Jenny and Nancy.' Balow lalow or Hey derry down, Or else what might you fancy? Is there any song ...Rate it:

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A Sonnet
Francis Beaumont
Flattering Hope, away and leave me, She'll not come, thou dost deceive me; Hark the cock crows, th' envious light Chides away the silent night; Yet...Rate it:

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A Statesman's Holiday
William Butler Yeats
I lived among great houses, Riches drove out rank, Base drove out the better blood, And mind and body shrank. No Oscar ruled the table, But I'd a t...Rate it:

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A Tale, Founded On A Fact, Which Happened In January, 1779
William Cowper
Where Humber pours his rich commercial stream, There dwelt a wretch, who breathed but to blaspheme. In subterraneous caves his life he led, Black a...Rate it:

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A Winter Daybreak
Anne Glenny Wilson
From the dark gorge, where burns the morning star, I hear the glacier river rattling on And sweeping o'er his ice-ploughed shingle-bar, While wood ...Rate it:

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Ad Cattonum
Ambrose Bierce
I know not, Mr. Catton, who you are, Nor very clearly why; but you go far To show that you are many things beside A Chilean Consul with a tempting ...Rate it:

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Address ToThe Devil
Robert Burns
O thou! whatever title suit thee,- Auld Hornie, Satan, Nick, or Clootie! Wha in yon cavern, grim an' sootie, Clos'd under hatches, Spairges about...Rate it:

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After Waterloo
Robert Fuller Murray
On the field of Waterloo we made Napoleon rue That ever out of Elba he decided for to come, For we finished him that day, and he had to run away, A...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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An angelic yankee tragedy
Genevieve Giraudoux
Maybe I'm the devil disguised as a daydream? Claiming to be healer yet they are still in pain, living lives of the insane, am i to blame for their...Rate it:

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An Evening Walk, Addressed to a Young Lady
William Wordsworth
The young Lady to whom this was addressed was my Sister. It was composed at school, and during my two first College vacations. There is not an im...Rate it:

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Anecdote For Fathers
William Wordsworth
I HAVE a boy of five years old; His face is fair and fresh to see; His limbs are cast in beautyƕs mold And dearly he loves me. One morn we strolle...Rate it:

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Another
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Go! obedient to my call, Turn to profit thy young days, Wiser make betimes thy breast In Fate's balance as it sways, Seldom is the cock at re...Rate it:

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Archduchess Anne
George Meredith
1--I In middle age an evil thing Befell Archduchess Anne: She looked outside her wedding-ring Upon a princely man. II Count Louis was for horse ...Rate it:

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Armistice: To His Dead Cobber From The Sentimental Bloke
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I'm sittin' 'ere, Mick - sittin' 'ere today, Feelin' 'arf glum, 'arf sorter - reverent, Thinkin' strange, crooked thorts of 'ow they say: 'The '...Rate it:

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Auguries of Innocence
William Blake
To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour. A Robin Red brea...Rate it:

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Australian Spring
Hugh McCrae
The bleak faced Winter, with his braggart winds (Coiled to his scrawny throat in tattered black), Posts down the highway of his late domain, Hi...Rate it:

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Bantams in Pine-woods
Wallace Stevens
Chieftain Iffucan of Azcan in caftan Of tan with henna hackles, halt! Damned universal cock, as if the sun Was blackmoor to bear your blazing tail...Rate it:

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Billy Khaki
Edward George Dyson
Marching somewhat out of order when the band is cock-a-hoop, There's a lilting kind of magic in the swagger of the troop, Swinging all aboard t...Rate it:

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Birds In Alarm
John Clare
The firetail tells the boys when nests are nigh And tweets and flies from every passer-bye. The yellowhammer never makes a noise But flies in silen...Rate it:

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Bonny Mary O!
John Clare
The morning opens fine, bonny Mary O! The robin sings his song by the dairy O! Where the little Jenny wrens cock their tails among the hens, Singin...Rate it:

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Break of Day
Siegfried Sassoon
There seemed a smell of autumn in the air At the bleak end of night; he shivered there In a dank, musty dug-out where he lay, Legs wrapped in sa...Rate it:

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Bridegroom Dick
Herman Melville
Sunning ourselves in October on a day Balmy as spring, though the year was in decay, I lading my pipe, she stirring her tea, My old woman she says ...Rate it:

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Chaucer
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
An old man in a lodge within a park; The chamber walls depicted all around With portraitures of huntsman, hawk, and hound, And the h...Rate it:

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Chaucer's Tale of Sir Thopas
Geoffrey Chaucer
WHEN said was this miracle, every man As sober* was, that wonder was to see, *serious Till that our Host to japen* he began, ...Rate it:

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