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The Borough. Letter III: The Vicar--The Curate
George Crabbe
THE VICAR. WHERE ends our chancel in a vaulted space, Sleep the departed Vicars of the place; Of most, all mention, memory, thought are past - But...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 Progress Of A Divine: Satire
Richard Savage
All priests are not the same, be understood! Priests are, like other folks, some bad, some good. What's vice or virtue, sure admits no doubt; Then,...Rate it:

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Apostasy
Charlotte Brontë
THIS last denial of my faith, Thou, solemn Priest, hast heard; And, though upon my bed of death, I call not back a word. Point not to thy Mad...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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Absolution
Edith Nesbit
THREE months had passed since she had knelt before The grate of the confessional, and he, --The priest--had wondered why she came no more To tel...Rate it:

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Confiteor
Adam Lindsay Gordon
The shore-boat lies in the morning light, By the good ship ready for sailing ; The skies are clear, and the dawn is bright, Tho' the bar of the bay...Rate it:

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From Perugia
John Greenleaf Whittier
HARRIET BEECHER STOWE'S Letters from Italy. THE tall, sallow guardsmen their horsetails have spread, Flaming out in their violet, yellow, and red; ...Rate it:

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Gentle Alice Brown
William Schwenck Gilbert
It was a robber's daughter, and her name was ALICE BROWN, Her father was the terror of a small Italian town; Her mother was a foolish, weak, but am...Rate it:

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How The Women Went From Dover
John Greenleaf Whittier
THE tossing spray of Cocheco's fall Hardened to ice on its rocky wall, As through Dover town in the chill, gray dawn, Three women passed, at the ca...Rate it:

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In War
Isaac Rosenberg
Fret the nonchalant noon With your spleen Or your gay brow, For the motion of your spirit Ever moves with these. When day shall be too quiet, Deaf...Rate it:

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Murtagh The Cobbler
Alice Guerin Crist
The harvest moon was shinin’ As Murtagh came from the fair, And Oh! The scent of the new-mown hay And the gorsebloom in the air. The night wind li...Rate it:

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Peruvian Tales: Zilia, Tale III
Helen Maria Williams
PIZARRO takes possession of Cuzco--The fanaticism of VALVERDA , a Spanish priest--Its dreadful effects--A Peruvian priest put to the tor- ture--His...Rate it:

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Sancta Maria, Succurre Miseris
Amy Lowell
Dear Virgin Mary, far away, Look down from Heaven while I pray. Open your golden casement high, And lean way out beyond the sky. I am so little, it...Rate it:

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St, Francis Xavier
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
The Apostle of the Indies He left his dust, by all the myriad tread Of yon dense millions trampled to the strand, Or 'neath some cross forgotten...Rate it:

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The Brothers
William Wordsworth
'These Tourists, heaven preserve us! needs must live A profitable life: some glance along, Rapid and gay, as if the earth were air, And they wer...Rate it:

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The Count Of Hapsburg
Friedrich Schiller
At Aix-la-Chapelle, in imperial array, In its halls renowned in old story, At the coronation banquet so gay King Rudolf was sitting...Rate it:

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The Curse Of The Charter-Breakers
John Greenleaf Whittier
IN Westminster's royal halls, Robed in their pontificals, England's ancient prelates stood For the people's right and good. Closed around the waiti...Rate it:

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The Ghost - Book I
Charles Churchill
With eager search to dart the soul, Curiously vain, from pole to pole, And from the planets' wandering spheres To extort the number of our years, A...Rate it:

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The Human Temple
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
The Temple in Darkness Darkness broods upon the temple, Glooms along the lonely aisles, Fills up all the orient window, Whence, like little...Rate it:

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The Midnight Mass
Ada Cambridge
An incident of the French Revolution. The light lay trembling in a silver bar Along the western borders of the sky; From out the shadowy dome a lit...Rate it:

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The Trial of the Gods
John Boyle O'Reilly
NEVER nobler was the Senate, Never grander the debate: Rome's old gods are on their trial By the judges of the state! Torn by warring creeds, t...Rate it:

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The True Aaron
John Newton
See Aaron, God's anointed priest, Within the veil appear; In robes of mystic meaning dressed, Presenting Israel's prayer. The plate of gold which...Rate it:

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The Young Princess -- A Ballad Of Old Laws Of Love
George Meredith
1--I When the South sang like a nightingale Above a bower in May, The training of Love's vine of flame Was writ in laws, for lord and dame To say ...Rate it:

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A Watch In The Night
Algernon Charles Swinburne
Watchman, what of the night? - Storm and thunder and rain, Lights that waver and wane, Leaving the watchfires unlit. Only the balefires are brig...Rate it:

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