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The Day Of Wrath / Dies Iræ
Ambrose Bierce
Day of Satan's painful duty! Dies iræ! dies illa! Earth shall vanish, hot and sooty; Solvet sæclum in favilla So says Virtue, so says Beauty. Teste...Rate it:

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The Destroying Angel
William Topaz McGonagall
I dreamt a dream the other night That an Angel appeared to me, clothed in white. Oh! it was a beautiful sight, Such as filled my heart with delight...Rate it:

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The Disciple
Rudyard Kipling
He that hath a Gospel To loose upon Mankind, Though he serve it utterly-- Body, soul and mind-- Though he go to Calvary Daily for its gain-- It is ...Rate it:

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The Disturber
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Oh, what shall I do? I am wholly upset; I am sure I 'll be jailed for a lunatic yet. I 'll be out of a job--it's the thing to expect When I 'm lett...Rate it:

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The Fairy Curate
William Schwenck Gilbert
Once a fairy Light and airy Married with a mortal; Men, however, Never, never Pass the fairy portal. Slyly stealing, She to Ealing Made a daily jou...Rate it:

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The Ghost of Goshen
Anonymous Americas
Through Goshen Hollow, where hemlocks grow, Where rushing rills, with flash and flow, Are over the rough rocks falling; Where fox, where bear, an...Rate it:

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The Golden Wedding Of Longwood
John Greenleaf Whittier
With fifty years between you and your well-kept wedding vow, The Golden Age, old friends of mine, is not a fable now. And, sweet as has life's vin...Rate it:

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The Improvisatore
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Scene--A spacious drawing-room, with music-room adjoining. Katharine. What are the words ? Eliza. Ask our friend, the Improvisatore ; here he com...Rate it:

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The Legend Of St. Sophia Of Kioff
William Makepeace Thackeray
I. [The Poet describes the city and spelling of Kiow, Kioff, or Kiova.] A thousand years ago, or more, A city filled with burghers stout, And gir...Rate it:

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The Men Who Made Australia
Henry Lawson
There'll be royal times in Sydney for the Cuff and Collar Push, There’ll be lots of dreary drivel and clap-trap From the men who own Australia, but...Rate it:

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The Palatine
John Greenleaf Whittier
Leagues north, as fly the gull and auk, Point Judith watches with eye of hawk; Leagues south, thy beacon flames, Montauk! Lonely and wind-shorn, w...Rate it:

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The Proud Farmer
Vachel Lindsay
[In memory of E. S. Frazee, Rush County, Indiana] Into the acres of the newborn state He poured his strength, and plowed his ancient name, And, ...Rate it:

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The Swan
Gavril Romanovich Derzhavin
I'll leave the mortal world behind, Take wing in an flight fantastical, With singing, my eternal soul Will rise up swan-like in the air. Possessin...Rate it:

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The Wedding Sermon
Coventry Patmore
'Now, while she's changing,' said the Dean, 'Her bridal for her traveling dress, I'll preach allegiance to your queen! Preaching's the thing whi...Rate it:

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There Was No Love Born Greater.
Nikhil Parekh
There was no richness born ever greater; than uninhibitedly dispensing richness itself; to all those despicably besieged with whirlwinds of penurio...Rate it:

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Till Death Do Us Apart
Nikhil Parekh
Till death do us apart; we will intransigently continue to harmoniously sing together; deluge every cranny of the gloomily frustrated atmosphere; w...Rate it:

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Unbaptized Inside Us
Kurt Philip Behm
Without religion, where would we hide What would be our reason, could souls justify What would excuse the killing, cleaning deaths stain a...Rate it:

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Vanitas Vanitatum
William Makepeace Thackeray
How spake of old the Royal Seer? (His text is one I love to treat on.) This life of ours he said is sheer Mataiotes Mataioteton. O Student of this...Rate it:

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Wat Tyler - Act III
Robert Southey
ACT III. SCENE—SMITHFIELD. PIERS (meeting JOHN BALL.) You look disturb'd, my father? JOHN BALL. Piers, I am so. Jack Straw has forced th...Rate it:

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Where Are The Temperance People? In Reply To A Query
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Where are the temperance people? Well, scattered here and there: Some gathering in their produce To show at the autumn fair; Some threshing wheat f...Rate it:

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Yesterday and Today XII
Khalil Gibran
The gold-hoarder walked in his palace park and with him walked his troubles. And over his head hovered worries as a vulture hovers over a carcass, ...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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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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God Breezes In My Aorta
Ehsan Sehgal
My heart Where vibrates love My mind Where circulates knowledge, My tongue Where waves sweetness, My eyes Where displays equality My behaviour Wher...Rate it:

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Brenden Pettingill
I’m writing to you this now because it has come to my attention that this is a serious issue. You are so very beautiful, so intelligent, caring an...Rate it:

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