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A Ballad for Elderly Kids
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now this is the ballad of Jeremy Jones, And likewise of Bobadil Brown, Of the Snooks and the Snaggers and Macs and Malones, And Diggle and Daggle a...Rate it:

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A Catholic To His Ulster Brother
Dora Sigerson Shorter
Is there no bond of blood to you, my brother? Who have called her ours, the ancient Mother, And here we hope to rest from Life's temptation Buildin...Rate it:

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A Cowherding girl
The plums tasted sweet to the unlettered desert-tribe girl- but what manners! To chew into each! She was ungainly, low-caste, ill mannered and d...Rate it:

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A Letter
John Greenleaf Whittier
'TIS over, Moses! All is lost! I hear the bells a-ringing; Of Pharaoh and his Red Sea host I hear the Free-Wills singing.* We're routed, Moses, hor...Rate it:

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A Lifted Finger
Ambrose Bierce
What! _you_ whip rascals?-_you_, whose gutter blood Bears, in its dark, dishonorable flood, Enough of prison-birds' prolific germs To serve a whole...Rate it:

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A Nation's Test
John Boyle O'Reilly
I. A NATION'S greatness lies in men, not acres; One master-mind is worth a million hands. No royal robes have marked the planet-shakers, But Sa...Rate it:

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A Panegyric Of The Dean In The Person Of A Lady In The North
Jonathan Swift
Resolved my gratitude to show, Thrice reverend Dean, for all I owe, Too long I have my thanks delay'd; Your favours left too long unpaid; But now, ...Rate it:

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A Preaching From A Spanish Ballad
George Meredith
I Ladies who in chains of wedlock Chafe at an unequal yoke, Not to nightingales give hearing; Better this, the raven's croak. II Down the Prado ...Rate it:

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A Question
Ehsan Sehgal
An angel landed At my thoughts And entered my heart Very quickly, very silently I didn't realise first When I felt The existence of that I was happ...Rate it:

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A Sabbath Scene
John Greenleaf Whittier
SCARCE had the solemn Sabbath-bell Ceased quivering in the steeple, Scarce had the parson to his desk Walked stately through his people, When down ...Rate it:

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A Student's Evening Hymn
James Clerk Maxwell
I. Now no more the slanting rays With the mountain summits dally, Now no more in crimson blaze Evening’s fleecy cloudless rally, Soon shall Night ...Rate it:

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A Translation Of The Nightingale Out Of Strada
William Strode
Now the declining sun 'gan downwards bend From higher heavens, and from his locks did send A milder flame, when near to Tiber's flow A lutinist all...Rate it:

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A True Man
Nikhil Parekh
A true farmer is the one who never forgets his fields; the soil in which his rudiments lie firmly embedded; even in times of uncouth dryness and ar...Rate it:

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A Woeful New Ballad Of The Protestant Conspiracy To Take The Pope’s Life
William Makepeace Thackeray
Come all ye Christian people, unto my tale give ear, 'Tis about a base consperracy, as quickly shall appear; 'Twill make your hair to bristle up, a...Rate it:

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Across the Sea Along the Shore
Arthur Hugh Clough
Across the sea, along the shore, In numbers more and ever more, From lonely hut and busy town, The valley through, the mountain down, What was it y...Rate it:

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Amos Sibley
Edgar Lee Masters
Not character, not fortitude, not patience Were mine, the which the village thought I had In bearing with my wife, while preaching on, Doing the wo...Rate it:

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An Anatomy Of The World...
John Donne
When that rich soul which to her heaven is gone, Whom all do celebrate, who know they have one (For who is sure he hath a soul, unless ...Rate it:

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AN ELEGY Upon the most Incomparable K. Charles the First
Henry King
Call for amazed thoughts, a wounded sense And bleeding Hearts at our Intelligence. Call for that Trump of Death the Mandrakes Groan Which kills ...Rate it:

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AN ELEGY Upon the most victorious King of Sweden Gustavus Adolphus
Henry King
Like a cold fatal sweat which ushers death My thoughts hang on me, & my lab'ring breath Stopt up with sighs, my fancie big with woes, Feels two ...Rate it:

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AN EPITAPH On his most honoured Friend Richard Earl of Dorset
Henry King
Let no profane ignoble foot tread neer This hallow'd peece of earth, Dorset lies here. A small sad relique of a noble spirit, Free as the air, a...Rate it:

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An Essay on Criticism
Alexander Pope
Part I INTRODUCTION. That it is as great a fault to judge ill as to write ill, and a more dangerous one to the public. That a true Taste is as rar...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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Are You Ready To Fulfill The Tree's Last Wish?
Nikhil Parekh
You unsparingly spat leftovers of your food on its innocent body- -yet the same tree granted you the most tranquil contentment under its branches; ...Rate it:

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ash wendsday
Nat Z. Punx
he liked me he was gonna show me how to catch a football he was an expert after all he had that vikings practice jersey we threw the ball around a ...Rate it:

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Harry Crosby
I exchange eyes with the Mad Queen. The mirror crashes against my face and bursts into a thousand suns. all over the city flags cracle and bang. Fo...Rate it:

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