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An Epistle To Robert Lloyd, Esq.
William Cowper
'Tis not that I design to rob Thee of thy birthright, gentle Bob,-- For thou art born sole heir and single Of dear Mat Prior's easy jingle; Nor t...Rate it:

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An Heroic Epistle of Hudibras To His Lady
Samuel Butler
I who was once as great as Caesar, Am now reduc'd to Nebuchadnezzar; And from as fam'd a conqueror As ever took degree in war, Or did his exercise ...Rate it:

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An Horatian Ode Upon Cromwell's Return from Ireland
Andrew Marvell
The forward youth that would appear Must now forsake his Muses dear, Nor in the shadows sing His numbers languishing. 'Tis time to leave the bo...Rate it:

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An Inventor
Augusta Davies Webster
Not yet! I thought this time 'twas done at last, the workings perfected, the life in it; and there's the flaw again, the petty flaw, the frett...Rate it:

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An Old Sweetheart Of Mine
James Whitcomb Riley
As one who cons at evening o'er an album all alone, And muses on the faces of the friends that he has known, So I turn the leaves of Fancy, till in...Rate it:

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And like a Dying Lady, Lean and Pale
Percy Bysshe Shelley
And like a dying lady, lean and pale, Who totters forth, wrapp'd in a gauzy veil, Out of her chamber, led by the insane And feeble wan...Rate it:

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Anti-Thelyphthora. A Tale In Verse
William Cowper
Airy del Castro was as bold a knight As ever earned a lady's love in fight. Many he sought, but one above the rest His tender heart victoriously i...Rate it:

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Arabesque
Emma Lazarus
On a background of pale gold I would trace with quaint design, Penciled fine, Brilliant-colored, Moorish scenes, Mosques and crescents, pages, quee...Rate it:

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Aspromonte
Alfred Austin
So you think he is defeated, O ye comfortably seated, And that Victory is meted in your loaded huckster's scales? O ye fools! though justice tarry,...Rate it:

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At One O'Clock In The Morning
Charles Baudelaire
Alone, at last! Not a sound to be heard but the rumbling of some belated and decrepit cabs. For a few hours we shall have silence, if not repose. ...Rate it:

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Back By Force
Mario William Vitale
Back By Force living on the edge and it's going to my head sitting up at night all alone in bed Following the rainbow to ...Rate it:

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Ballad
Jonathan Swift
A WONDERFUL age Is now on the stage: I'll sing you a song, if I can, How modern Whigs, Dance forty-one jigs, But God bless our gracious Queen Anne....Rate it:

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Banished from Massachusetts
John Greenleaf Whittier
Over the threshold of his pleasant home Set in green clearings passed the exiled Friend, In simple trust, misdoubting not the end. 'Dear heart of m...Rate it:

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Belphegor Addressed To Miss De Chammelay
La Fontaine
YOUR name with ev'ry pleasure here I place, The last effusions of my muse to grace. O charming Phillis! may the same extend Through time's dark nig...Rate it:

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Ben apfelgarten
Eugene Field
There was a certain gentleman, Ben Apfelgarten called, Who lived way off in Germany a many years ago, And he was very fortunate in being very bald...Rate it:

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Beranger's
Eugene Field
Still serve me in my age, I pray, As in my youth, O faithful one; For years I've brushed thee every day- Could Socrates have better done? What thou...Rate it:

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Biko The Woodsy Owl
Mario William Vitalel
Biko came down from heaven brought a message from Jesus to impart the sun comes up every morning in full view of the day one must be humble eno...Rate it:

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Business
Ambrose Bierce
Two villains of the highest rank Set out one night to rob a bank. They found the building, looked it o'er, Each window noted, tried each door, Scan...Rate it:

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Captain Teach alias Black Beard
William Topaz McGonagall
Edward Teach was a native of Bristol, and sailed from that port On board a privateer, in search of sport, As one of the crew, during the French War...Rate it:

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Cardiac
Robert William Service
A mattock high he swung; I watched him at his toil; With never gulp of lung He gashed the ruddy soil. Thought I, I'd give my wealth ...Rate it:

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Carmen Seculare. For the Year 1700. To The King
Matthew Prior
Thy elder Look, Great Janus, cast Into the long Records of Ages past: Review the Years in fairest Action drest With noted White, Superior to the re...Rate it:

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Centennial Celebration
Julia A Moore
In the year eighteen seventy-six, A Fourth of July celebration Was held in Grand Rapids city In honor to our nation. The largest city in the county...Rate it:

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Centennial Hymn
John Greenleaf Whittier
I. Our fathers' God! from out whose hand The centuries fall like grains of sand, We meet to-day, united, free, And loyal to our land and Thee, To t...Rate it:

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Charity
William Cowper
Fairest and foremost of the train that wait On man's most dignified and happiest state, Whether we name thee Charity or Love, Chief grace below, an...Rate it:

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Charles Sumner. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fourth)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Garlands upon his grave And flowers upon his hearse, And to the tender heart and brave The tribute of this verse. His was the troubled life, The ...Rate it:

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