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The Plains Of Riverine
Andrew Barton Paterson
I have come to tell you of the glorious news you'll all be glad to bear, Of the pleasant alterations that are taking place this year. So kindly pay...Rate it:

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THE PROVISIONAL MARTYRS
Liam Ó Comáin
~~~~~~~ Oh, let us salute and admire our Provisional Volunteers Who bravely fought, suffered, and died for our native Land, whether on the Field of...Rate it:

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The River-Merchant's Wife: A Letter
Ezra Pound
After Li Po While my hair was still cut straight across my forehead I played at the front gate, pulling flowers. You came by on bamboo ...Rate it:

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The Witch's frolic
Richard Harris Barham
[Scene, the 'Snuggery' at Tappington.-- Grandpapa in a high-backed cane-bottomed elbow-chair of carved walnut-tree, dozing; his nose at an angle of...Rate it:

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The Youth And The Millstream
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
WHENCE comes our friend so hastily, When scarce the Eastern sky is grey? Hath he just ceased, though cold it be, In yonder holy spot to pray? The...Rate it:

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Thirty-nine
Eugene Field
O hapless day! O wretched day! I hoped you'd pass me by-- Alas, the years have sneaked away And all is changed but I! Had I the power, I would re...Rate it:

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Three Songs To The One Burden
William Butler Yeats
THE Roaring Tinker if you like, But Mannion is my name, And I beat up the common sort And think it is no shame. The common breeds the common, A lou...Rate it:

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To De Witt Miller
Eugene Field
Dear Miller: You and I despise The cad who gathers books to sell 'em, Be they but sixteen-mos in cloth Or stately folios garbed in vellum. But whe...Rate it:

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To Ladies Of A Certain Age
John Trumbull
Ye ancient Maids, who ne'er must prove The early joys of youth and love, Whose names grim Fate (to whom 'twas given, When marriages were made in he...Rate it:

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To Lesbia
George Gordon Lord Byron
Lesbia! since far from you I've ranged, Our souls with fond affection glow not; You say 'tis I, not you, have changed, I'd tell you why,--but yet I...Rate it:

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To the Unknown Nurse
Frederick William (FW) Harvey
Moth-like at night you flit or fly To where the other patients lie ; I hear, as you brush by my door The flutter of your wings, no more. Shall...Rate it:

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Under The Rose
Christina Georgina Rossetti
'The iniquity of the fathers upon the children.' Oh the rose of keenest thorn! One hidden summer morn Under the rose I was born. I do not guess h...Rate it:

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Wallflower
Robert William Service
Till midnight her needle she plied To finish her pretty pink dress; "Oh, bless you, my darling," she sighed; "I hope you will be a success." As she...Rate it:

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Wildflowers And Hot-House Plants
Henrik Johan Ibsen
'GOOD Heavens, man, what a freak of taste! What blindness to form and feature! The girl's no beauty, and might be placed As a hoydenish kind of ...Rate it:

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William House and Family
Julia A Moore
Come all kind friends, both far and near, Come listen to me and you shall hear -- It's of a family and their fate, All about them I will relate....Rate it:

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Zenas Witt
Edgar Lee Masters
I was sixteen, and I had the most terrible dreams, And specks before my eyes, and nervous weakness. And I couldn't remember the books I read, Like ...Rate it:

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A GREAT WEEK-END
Alan Parry-Booth
A GREAT WEEK-END By eight A.M last Saturday My gang was on the way For a week-end down in Cardiff To include St. David’s Day. The weather wasn’t ...Rate it:

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Bessie's Boil
Robert William Service
Says I to my Missis: "Ba goom, lass! you've something I see, on your mind." Says she: "You are right, Sam, I've something. It 'appens it's on me be...Rate it:

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God Needs Antonio
George Eliot
Your soul was lifted by the wings today Hearing the master of the violin: You praised him, praised the great Sabastian too Who made that fine Chaco...Rate it:

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CONFESSIONS OF A POTENTIAL WIFE BEATER
Alan Parry-Booth
CONFESSIONS OF A POTENTIAL WIFE BEATER. I think I ought to beat my wife No, I don’t mean every week Please don’t think me vicious I assure you, I’...Rate it:

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A Friendly Game Of Football
Edward George Dyson
We were challenged by The Dingoes - they're the pride of Squatter's Gap- To a friendly game of football on the flat by Devil's Trap. And we went al...Rate it:

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If
Rudyard Kipling
If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But mak...Rate it:

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Dad
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I've knowed ole Flood this last five year or more; I knoo 'im when 'is Syd went to the war. A proud ole man 'e was. But I've watched 'im, An' seen ...Rate it:

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Book Second [School-Time Continued]
William Wordsworth
THUS far, O Friend! have we, though leaving much Unvisited, endeavoured to retrace The simple ways in which my childhood walked; Those chiefly that...Rate it:

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A Health to Mark Twain
Henry Van Dyke
At his Birthday Feast With memories old and wishes new We crown our cups again, And here's to you, and here's to you With love that ne'er shall wa...Rate it:

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