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Boston Hymn
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The word of the Lord by night To the watching Pilgrims came, As they sat by the seaside, And filled their hearts with flame. God said, I am tired ...Rate it:

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Botany Bay Eclogues 02 - Elinor
Robert Southey
(Time, Morning. Scene, the Shore.) Once more to daily toil--once more to wear The weeds of infamy--from every joy The heart can feel excluded, I a...Rate it:

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Brothers
James Weldon Johnson
See! There he stands; not brave, but with an air Of sullen stupor. Mark him well! Is he Not more like brute than man? Look in his eye! No light is ...Rate it:

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Brunton Stephens
James Brunton Stephens
Dedicated by special permission to Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria. We cried, “How long!” We sighed, “Not yet;” And still with faces dawn...Rate it:

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Builders of Ruins
Alice Meynell
We build with strength and deep tower wall That shall be shattered thus and thus. And fair and great are court and hall, But how fair--this is not ...Rate it:

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By a Norfolk Broad
Ada Cambridge
One hour ago the crimson sun, that seemed so long a-drowning, sank. The summer day is all but done. Our boat is moored beneath the bank. I bask in ...Rate it:

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Carrie Monro
Julia A Moore
Air -- "Belle Mahone" Once there was a lady fair, With black eyes and curly hair, She has left this world of care, Sweet Carrie Monro. CHORUS: S...Rate it:

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Casabianca
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
The boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he had fled; The flame that lit the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautif...Rate it:

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Cassandra Southwick
John Greenleaf Whittier
To the God of all sure mercies let my blessing rise today, From the scoffer and the cruel He hath plucked the spoil away; Yes, he who cooled the fu...Rate it:

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Celestial Love
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Higher far, Upward, into the pure realm, Over sun or star, Over the flickering Dæmon film, Thou must mount for love,— Into vision which all form In...Rate it:

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Ch 05 On Love And Youth Story 17
Sa di
In the year when Muhammad Khovarezm Shah concluded peace with the king of Khata to suit his own purpose, I entered the cathedral mosque of Kashgar ...Rate it:

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Ch 07 On The Effects Of Education Story 09
Sa di
It is narrated in the compositions of philosophers that scorpions are not born in the same manner like other living beings but that they devour the...Rate it:

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Chalkey Hall
John Greenleaf Whittier
How bland and sweet the greeting of this breeze To him who flies From crowded street and red wall's weary gleam, Till far behind him like a hideous...Rate it:

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Character of the Happy Warrior
William Wordsworth
. Who is the happy Warrior? Who is he That every man in arms should wish to be? --It is the generous Spirit, who, when brought Among the...Rate it:

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Charitas Nimia; or, The Dear Bargain
Richard Crashaw
Lord, what is man? why should he cost Thee So dear? what had his ruin lost Thee? Lord, what is man, that Thou hast over-bought So much a thing of n...Rate it:

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Child Ballad
Charles Kingsley
Jesus, He loves one and all, Jesus, He loves children small, Their souls are waiting round His feet On high, before His mercy-seat. While He wande...Rate it:

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Clover-Blossom
Louisa May Alcott
In a quiet, pleasant meadow, Beneath a summer sky, Where green old trees their branches waved, And winds went singing by; Where a little brook went...Rate it:

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Collective Tapestry 5
Mariop William Vitale
Collective Tapestry 5 I words that are simple fr the brigade of taste. Takes you away through both time & space We learn to embrace each an ...Rate it:

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Collective Tapestry III
Mario William Vitale
Every now and then we come across snap shot moments from our past something to grasp. We walk the miracle mile as if its the call of the wild. Thro...Rate it:

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Compensations
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I: BLIND When first the shadows fell, like prison bars, And darkness spread before me, like a pall, I cried out for the sun, the earth, the stars,...Rate it:

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COMPLAINT OF A DYING LOVER
Henry Howard
IN winter's just return, when Boreas gan his reign, And every tree unclothed fast, as nature taught them plain : In misty morning dark, as sheep ar...Rate it:

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Constancy
Lord John Wilmot
I cannot change, as others do, Though you unjustly scorn; Since that poor swain, that sighs for you For you alone was born. No, Phyllis, no, your h...Rate it:

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Cousin Robert
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
O COUSIN Robert, far away Among the lands of gold, How many years since we two met?-- You would not like it told. O cousin Robert, buried deep...Rate it:

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CRUTCHES
Robert Herrick
Thou see'st me, Lucia, this year droop; Three zodiacs fill'd more, I shall stoop; Let crutches then provided be To shore up my debility: Then, whil...Rate it:

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Custer
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
BOOK FIRST. I. ALL valor died not on the plains of Troy. Awake, my Muse, awake! be thine the joy To sing of deeds as dauntless and as brave As e'...Rate it:

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