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The Summons
Ezra Pound
I can not bow to woo thee With honey words and flower kisses And the dew of sweet half-truths Fallen on the grass of old quaint love-tales Of broid...Rate it:

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The Wind
James Stephens
The wind stood up and gave a shout. He whistled on his fingers and Kicked the withered leaves about And thumped the branches with his hand And ...Rate it:

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Vanitas Vanitatum
John Webster
All the flowers of the spring Meet to perfume our burying; These have but their growing prime, And man does flourish but his time: Survey our p...Rate it:

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Will You Still Accept Me As Your Husband?
Nikhil Parekh
Does only going to the corporate office from an exact 9 in the morning to 9 in the bewitching night; prove that a man is indeed an infallibly true ...Rate it:

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Haunted
Edith Nesbit
THE house is haunted; when the little feet Go pattering about it in their play, I tremble lest the little one should meet The ghosts that haunt ...Rate it:

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Days
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Daughters of Time, the hypocritic Days, Muffled and dumb like barefoot dervishes, And marching single in an endless file, Bring diadems and fagots ...Rate it:

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Responsibility
Ada Cambridge
Why are our ideals hid from hostile eyes As boys in school hide toys from master's view? Let them be real as we believe them true — Real as our cha...Rate it:

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Ballad
Amelia Opie
Round youthful Henry's restless bed His weeping friends and parents pressed; But she who raised his languid head He loved far more than all the res...Rate it:

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Bird Watcher
Robert William Service
In Wall Street once a potent power, And now a multi-millionaire Alone within a shady bower In clothes his valet would not wear, He watche...Rate it:

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Holy Thursday (Experience)
William Blake
Is this a holy thing to see. In a rich and fruitful land. Babes reduced to misery. Fed with cold and usurous hand? Is that trembling cry a song? C...Rate it:

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Man Sails The Deep Awhile
Robert Louis Stevenson
MAN sails the deep awhile; Loud runs the roaring tide; The seas are wild and wide; O'er many a salt, o'er many a desert mile, The unchained breaker...Rate it:

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The Moth-Signal (On Egdon Heath)
Thomas Hardy
'What are you still, still thinking, He asked in vague surmise, 'That you stare at the wick unblinking With those great lost luminous eyes?' 'O, I...Rate it:

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To My Beloved Daughter Melissa (On Your 40th Birthday)
Kurt Philip Behm
Your voice called out early when I needed it most And you turned me around providing great hope I was lost till you found me from the heave...Rate it:

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Bonds
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Briggs Joseph Briggs, of Yorkshire, England, blessed country of Freetrade, Where the large importers' profits and fine sentiments are made, Digs D...Rate it:

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Ch 07 On The Effects Of Education Story 12
Sa di
One year discord had arisen in a caravan among the walking portion and I also travelled on foot. To obtain justice we attacked each other’s heads a...Rate it:

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Come, Rest in this Bosom
Thomas Moore
Come, rest in this bosom, my own stricken deer, Though the herd have fled from thee, thy home is still here; Here still is the smile, that no clo...Rate it:

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Kaisarion
Constantine P. Cavafy
Partly to throw light on a certain period, partly to kill an hour or two, last night I picked up and read a volume of inscriptions about the Ptolem...Rate it:

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S P I R A L
Maria Anderson
Sometimes I sit think And I end up in a spiral of things Is this world one where we should love? Where the murderers lurk, and you don't know who'...Rate it:

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The Conquerors
Paul Laurence Dunbar
THE BLACK TROOPS IN CUBA Round the wide earth, from the red field your valour has won, Blown with the breath of the far-speaking gun, Goes the wor...Rate it:

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The Latest School
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
See the flying French depart Like the bees of Bonaparte, Swarming up with a most venomous vitality. Over Baden and Bavaria, And Brighton and Bulgar...Rate it:

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'Fathercraft'
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Well (said the small, meek man) we look for change In this sad world, for these are stirring days; And men pin hopes to methods new and strange And...Rate it:

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1915
Robert Graves
I’ve watched the Seasons passing slow, so slow, In the fields between La Bassée and Bethune; Primroses and the first warm day of Spring, Red pop...Rate it:

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2 Hearts
Nikhil Parekh
Just because 2 scarlet clouds clashed vehemently with each other in the firmament of fathomless sky; doesn't inevitably apply; that torrential clou...Rate it:

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6th April 1651 L'Amitie: To Mrs. M. Awbrey
Katherine Philips
Soule of my soule! my Joy, my crown, my friend! A name which all the rest doth comprehend; How happy are we now, whose sols are grown, By an incomp...Rate it:

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A Ballad Of Past Meridian
George Meredith
I Last night returning from my twilight walk I met the grey mist Death, whose eyeless brow Was bent on me, and from his hand of chalk He reached m...Rate it:

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