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The Boys' And Girls' Thanksgiving of 1892
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Never since the race was started, Had a boy in any clime, Cause to be so thankful-hearted, As the boys of present time. Not a girl in old times li...Rate it:

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The Causes of Anger and Its Medicine
Al-Ghazali Abu Hamid
Know, O dear readers, that the medicine of a disease is to remove the root cause of that disease. Isa (Jesus Christ) -peace be upon him- was once...Rate it:

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The Garden Seat
Thomas Hardy
Its former green is blue and thin, And its once firm legs sink in and in; Soon it will break down unaware, Soon it will break down unaware. At nig...Rate it:

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The Knight's Song
Lewis Carroll
I'll tell thee everything I can: There's little to relate. I saw an aged aged man, A-sitting on a gate. 'Who are you, aged man?' I said. 'And how ...Rate it:

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The Purple Cow Parodies
Carolyn Wells
Gelett Burgess' original poem… A Purple Cow I never saw a Purple Cow, I never hope to see one; But I can tell you, anyhow, I'd rather see tha...Rate it:

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The Toy-Maker
Padraic Colum
I AM the Toy-maker; I have brought from the town As much in my plack as should fetch a whole crown, I'll array for you now my stock of renown And m...Rate it:

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The Vow Of Washington
John Greenleaf Whittier
The sword was sheathed: in April's sun Lay green the fields by Freedom won; And severed sections, weary of debates, Joined hands at last and were U...Rate it:

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Utterly Helpless
Nikhil Parekh
The cow; knew that the crow sitting on its back was a treacherous nuisance; tickling it on umpteenth number of places; when it actually wanted to b...Rate it:

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When The Sun's Behind The Hill
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
There's a soft and peaceful feeling Comes across the farming hand As the shadows go a-stealing Slow along the new-turned land. The lazy curling smo...Rate it:

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Saša Milivojev - THE MOUSE
Saša Milivojev
The smell of must and decay The mouldiness of walls The smell of dirty dishes Torn underwear instead of a mop I look at the crumbs of the floor I d...Rate it:

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A Spring Carol
Alfred Austin
I Blithe friend! blithe throstle! Is it thou, Whom I at last again hear sing, Perched on thy old accustomed bough, Poet-prophet of the Spring? Yes!...Rate it:

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All I Want Is Everything
Nikhil Parekh
All I want is a chain of thick gold adorning my neck, All I want is a stream of white champagne to incessantly titillate my throat, All I want ...Rate it:

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Awake ye muses nine, sing me a strain divine
Emily Dickinson
Awake ye muses nine, sing me a strain divine, Unwind the solemn twine, and tie my Valentine! Oh the Earth was made for lovers, for damsel, and hop...Rate it:

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Bob
Henry Kendall
SINGER of songs of the hills— Dreamer, by waters unstirred, Back in a valley of rills, Home of the leaf and the bird!— Read in this fall of the yea...Rate it:

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Epiphanias
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
THE three holy kings with their star's bright ray,-- They eat and they drink, but had rather not pay; They like to eat and drink away, They eat and...Rate it:

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God Please Bless Me With Sleep
Nikhil Parekh
The power in my legs was gradually diminishing; the toes of my foot were chafed and red at their edges, The chords of my throat were dreadfully h...Rate it:

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Grace
John Crowe Ransom
WHO is it beams the merriest At killing a man, the laughing one? You are the one I nominate, God of the rivers of Babylon. A hundred times I've t...Rate it:

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Insanity
george warner
Insanity is defined by doing the same thing and expecting a different result. Politicians take a country war Ever wonder just what for. Lives of t...Rate it:

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Loneliness
Katherine Mansfield
Now it is Loneliness who comes at night Instead of Sleep, to sit beside my bed. Like a tired child I lie and wait her tread, I watch her softly blo...Rate it:

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Mary smith
Eugene Field
Away down East where I was reared amongst my Yankee kith, There used to live a pretty girl whose name was Mary Smith; And though it's many years si...Rate it:

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Old King Cole
Edwin Arlington Robinson
In Tilbury Town did Old King Cole A wise old age anticipate, Desiring, with his pipe and bowl, No Khan’s extravagant estate. No crown annoyed h...Rate it:

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Our Blessings
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Sitting to-day in the sunshine, That touched me with fingers of love, I thought of the manifold blessings God scatters on earth, from above; A...Rate it:

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The Beggar And The Angel
Duncan Campbell Scott
An angel burdened with self-pity Came out of heaven to a modern city. He saw a beggar on the street, Where the tides of traffic meet. A pair of b...Rate it:

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The Country Mouse and the Town Mouse
Sir Thomas Wyatt
My mother's maids, when they did sew and spin, They sang sometime a song of the field mouse, That for because her livelood was but thin Would nee...Rate it:

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The House Of Dust: Part 04: 06: Cinema
Conrad Potter Aiken
As evening falls, The walls grow luminous and warm, the walls Tremble and glow with the lives within them moving, Moving like music, secret and ric...Rate it:

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