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To My Dear Friend Mr. Congreve On His Commedy Call'd The Double Dealer
John Dryden
Well then; the promis'd hour is come at last; The present age of wit obscures the past: Strong were our sires; and as they fought they writ, Conqu'...Rate it:

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His Mother
Isabella Valancy Crawford
In the first dawn she lifted from her bed The holy silver of her noble head, And listened, listened, listened for his tread. 'Too soon, too soon !'...Rate it:

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The Lord's Call To His Children
John Newton
Let us adore the grace that seeks To draw our hearts above! Attend, 'tis God the Saviour speaks, And every word is love. Though filled with awe, ...Rate it:

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His Room
James Whitcomb Riley
'I'm home again, my dear old Room, I'm home again, and happy, too, As, peering through the brightening gloom, I find myself alone with you: Though ...Rate it:

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To The Memory Of The Right Honourable Lord Talbot, Late Chancellor Of Great Britain. Addressed To His Son.
James Thomson
While with the public, you, my Lord, lament A friend and father lost; permit the muse, The muse assigned of old a double theme, To praise the dead...Rate it:

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Coridon to his Phillis
Sir Edward Dyer
Alas my hart, mine eye hath wrongèd thee, Presumptious eye, to gaze on Phillis face: Whose heavenly eye no mortall man may see But he must die, or ...Rate it:

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Sent To Mr. Haley, On Reading His Epistles On Epic Poetry
Henry James Pye
What blooming garlands shall the Muses twine, What verdant laurels weave, what flowers combine, To crown their favorite Son whose generous heart Ha...Rate it:

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An Ode - Presented To The King, On His Majesty's Arrival In Holland, After The Queen's Death
Matthew Prior
At Mary's tomb (sad sacred place!) The Virtues shall their vigils keep, And every Muse and every Grace In solemn state shall ever weep. The future...Rate it:

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Presented To The King, At His Arrival In Holland, After The Discovery Of The Conspiracy. 1696
Matthew Prior
Ye careful Angels, whom eternal Fate Ordains, on Earth and human Acts to wait; Who turn with secret Pow'r this restless Ball, And bid predestin'd E...Rate it:

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A Girl's Sin - In His Eyes
Francis Thompson
Can I forget her cruelty Who, brown miracle, gave you me? Or with unmoisted eyes think on The proud surrender overgone, (Lowlihead in haughty dress...Rate it:

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His Gippsland Girl
William Henry Ogilvie
Now, money was scarce and work was slack And love to his heart Crept in, And he rode away on the Northern track To war with the world an...Rate it:

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An EPISTLE from Alexander to Hephaestion In His Sickness
Anne Kingsmill Finch
WITH such a Pulse, with such disorder'd Veins, Such lab'ring Breath, as thy Disease constrains; With failing Eyes, that scarce the Light endure, ...Rate it:

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At His Grave
Alfred Austin
LEAVE me a little while alone, Here at his grave that still is strown With crumbling flower and wreath; The laughing rivulet leaps and fal...Rate it:

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Mr. What's-His-Name
James Whitcomb Riley
They called him Mr. What's-his-name: From where he was, or why he came, Or when, or what he found to do, Nobody in the city knew. He lived, it see...Rate it:

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When Jesus Left His Father's Throne
James Montgomery
When Jesus left His Father’s throne, He chose a humble birth; Like us, unhonored and unknown, He came to dwell on earth. Like Him may we be found b...Rate it:

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To Mr. Thomas Southern, on his Birth-Day
Alexander Pope
Resign'd to live, prepar'd to die, With not one sin, but poetry, This day Tom's fair account has run (Without a blot) to eighty-one. Kind Boyle, b...Rate it:

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To Sir Godfrey Kneller, Principal Painter to His Majesty
John Dryden
Once I beheld the fairest of her kind, And still the sweet idea charms my mind: True, she was dumb; for nature gazed so long, Pleased with her w...Rate it:

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His Soul
Victor James Daley
ONCE from the world of living men I passed, by a strange fancy led, To a still City of the Dead, To call upon a citizen. He had been famous ...Rate it:

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Paulo Purganti And His Wife: An Honest, But A Simple Pair
Matthew Prior
Beyond the fix'd and settl'd Rules Of Vice and Virtue in the Schools, Beyond the Letter of the Law, Which keeps our Men and Maids in Awe, The bette...Rate it:

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The Last Day Of His Life
Nikhil Parekh
He smiled as the milkman dropped milk; when usually he would swap his fingers menacingly at him; for arriving even a minute late, He hoisted the ...Rate it:

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Joseph Made Known To His Brethren
John Newton
When Joseph his brethren beheld, Afflicted and trembling with fear; His heart with compassion was filled, From weeping he could not forbear. Awhile...Rate it:

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Tasso And His Sister
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
She sat, where on each wind that sigh'd, The citron's breath went by, While the red gold of eventide Burn'd in th' Italian sky. Her bower was one w...Rate it:

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A Poet's Death is His Life IV
Khalil Gibran
The dark wings of night enfolded the city upon which Nature had spread a pure white garment of snow; and men deserted the streets for their houses ...Rate it:

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Holy Sonnet XVI: Father, Part Of His Double Interest
John Donne
Father, part of his double interest Unto thy kingdom, thy Son gives to me, His jointure in the knotty Trinity He keeps, and gives to me his death's...Rate it:

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The Laplander To His Rein-Deer
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
HOW long, oh, my faithful companion and guide! Thou hast wafted o'er deserts my car! How oft, oh, my rein-deer! thy speed has been tried, O'er moun...Rate it:

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