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Skipper Ireson's Ride
John Greenleaf Whittier
doors swung wide; Sharp-tongued spinsters, old wives gray, Treble lent the fish-horn's bray. Sea-woRate it:

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The Bangle Sellers
Sarojini Naidu
of radiant lives, For happy daughters and happy wives. Some are meet for a maiden's wrist, Silver Rate it:

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The Cultural Change of Manhood
Jesus Penaranda
man. The ones with expense cars, beautiful house wives, most toys and riches are the winners of manRate it:

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Spring Song II
Edith Nesbit
They spend on their horses, their women, their wives, The money wrung from our blasted lives: ItRate it:

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The Cradle
La Fontaine
husbands! be advised by me; Constraint with wives or children won't agree; 'Tis then the god of lovRate it:

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'Look at The Clock!' : Patty Morgan The Milkmaid's Story
Richard Harris Barham
you'd be killing Your wife,-- ay, a dozen of wives,-- for a shilling! You may do what you please,Rate it:

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A Ballad Of The Heather
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
we in cloudless weather, Outwitting maids and wives, Take joy of the red heather And love and our tRate it:

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A Brisbane Reverie
James Brunton Stephens
of the late lamented dead, We have dashing wives who wear their living husbands' joints instead— YeRate it:

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A Castaway
Augusta Davies Webster
whom do I hurt more than they? as much? The wives? Poor fools, what do I take from them worRate it:

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A Crowded Trolley-Car
Elinor Morton Wylie
strike and glare, Fingers tangle, Bluebeard's wives Dangle by the hair. Orchard of the strangestRate it:

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A Last Confession
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Austrians armed; and women that I knew For wives and mothers walked the public street, Saying aloudRate it:

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A Married Coquette
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
all their duties As Christian women and spotless wives. But with drooping of lids, and lifting of Rate it:

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A Message to America
Alan Seeger
lives And robbed their holdings and raped their wives. Not by rough tongues and ready fists CanRate it:

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Robert Herrick
ash-heaps, in the which ye use Husbands and wives by streaks to chuse; Of crackling laurel, which fRate it:

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A Question
Ellis Parker Butler
then is rough and rude. He crowds his gentle wives aside Or pecks them on the head; Sometimes I thRate it:

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A Song For Freedom
Anonymous Americas
my old massa, &c. They take our wives, insult and mock, And sell our children on the block, Then cRate it:

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A Spiritual Manifestation
John Greenleaf Whittier
Anabaptists, shorn of ears; Gray witch-wives, hobbling slowly; And Antinomians, free of law, Whose Rate it:

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A Tragedy
John Boyle O'Reilly
at sea; It was thinking of children and waiting wives, And darkness and danger to sailors' lives;Rate it:

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A Valentine
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
gies kind looks an' speeches fair To dour auld wives as lassies rare,-- I ken a score o' lads an'Rate it:

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A Very Mournful Ballad On The Siege And Conquest Of Alhama
George Gordon Lord Byron
Alhama! XIX 'Sires have lost their children, wives Their lords, and valiant men their lives! OneRate it:

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Aboriginal Death Song
Henry Kendall
they are nimble and near. Women are we, and the wives Strong Arrawatta hath won; Weary because Rate it:

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Absalom and Achitophel
John Dryden
His vigorous warmth did, variously, impart To Wives and Slaves; And, wide as his Command, ScatteRate it:

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Address ToThe Devil
Robert Burns
their leagues, Owre howket dead. Thence, countra wives wi' toil an' pain May plunge an' plunge the Rate it:

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After the Golden Wedding (Three Soliloquies)
James Kenneth Stephen
a miserable sinner, I am a good wife, as wives go. I bore with you and took your side, And kept myRate it:

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Carl Sandburg
fury of handshakes, a mob of caresses. I see the wives of the driver and owner smothered in a crushRate it:

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