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Nonsense Verses
Arthur Clement Hilton
By Edward Leary. There was an old fellow of Peterhouse, Who said, "You could not find a neater house Than our new Combination-Room ...Rate it:

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Of the Mean and Sure Estate
Sir Thomas Wyatt
My mother's maids, when they did sew and spin, They sang sometime a song of the field mouse, That, for because her livelood was but thin, ...Rate it:

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A New Song to an Old Tune
William Ernest Henley
SONS of Shannon, Tamar, Trent, Men of the Lothians, Men of Kent, Essex, Wessex, shore and shire, Mates of the net, the mine, the fire, Lads of the ...Rate it:

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Anniversary Poem
John Greenleaf Whittier
ONCE, more, dear friends, you meet beneath A clouded sky: Not yet the sword has found its sheath, And on the sweet spring airs the breath Of war fl...Rate it:

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Thomas Parnell
Now leave the Porch, to vision now retreat, Where the next rapture glows with varying heat; Now change the time, and change the Temple scene, The f...Rate it:

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A Coast View
William Charles Wentworth
High 'mid the shelves of a grey cliff, that yet Riseth in Babylonian mass above, In a benched cleft, as in the mouldered chair Of grey-beard Tim...Rate it:

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A Coast View
Charles Harpur
High ’mid the shelves of a grey cliff, that yet Riseth in Babylonian mass above, In a benched cleft, as in the mouldered chair Of grey-beard Tim...Rate it:

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A Dilettante
Augusta Davies Webster
Good friend, be patient: goes the world awry? well, can you groove it straight with all your pains? and, sigh or scold, and, argue or intreat, w...Rate it:

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A Farewell to False Love
Sir Walter Raleigh
Farewell, false love, the oracle of lies, A mortal foe and enemy to rest, An envious boy, from whom all cares arise, A bastard vile, a beast wit...Rate it:

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A Folk Song
Jessie Mackay
I came to your town, my love, And you were away, away! I said "She is with the Queen's maidens: They tarry long at their play. They are s...Rate it:

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A Game of Lawn Tennis
Amy Levy
What wonder that I should be dreaming Out here in the garden to-day? The light through the leaves is streaming,-- Paulina cries, "Play!" The birds...Rate it:

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A Garden Idyl
George Meredith
With sagest craft Arachne worked Her web, and at a corner lurked, Awaiting what should plump her soon, To case it in the death-cocoon. Sagaciously ...Rate it:

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A Light Woman
Robert Browning
I. So far as our story approaches the end, Which do you pity the most of us three?--- My friend, or the mistress of my friend With her wanton ...Rate it:

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A New-Year’s Burden
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
ALONG the grass sweet airs are blown Our way this day in Spring. Of all the songs that we have known Now which one shall we sing? Not that, my love...Rate it:

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Abbey Assaroe
William Allingham
Gray, gray is Abbey Assaroe, by Belashanny town, It has neither door nor window, the walls are broken down; The carven-stones lie scatter'd in br...Rate it:

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Carl Michael Bellman
Up, Amarylis! Darling, awaken! Through the still bracken Soft airs swell; Iris, all dightly, Vestured so brightly, Coloreth lightly Wood and dell. ...Rate it:

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An Horatian Ode Upon Cromwell's Return from Ireland
Andrew Marvell
The forward youth that would appear Must now forsake his Muses dear, Nor in the shadows sing His numbers languishing. 'Tis time to leave the bo...Rate it:

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Answer To Some Elegant Verses Sent By A Friend To The Author, Complaining That One Of His Descriptions Was Rather Too Warmly Drawn
George Gordon Lord Byron
'But if any old lady, knight, priest or physician Should condemn me for printing a second edition; If good Madam Squintum my work should abuse, Ma...Rate it:

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Any Saint
Francis Thompson
His shoulder did I hold Too high that I, o'erbold Weak one, Should lean thereon. But He a little hath Declined His stately path And my Feet set mo...Rate it:

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As Part Of Creation
Liam Ó Comáin
My relative is a blossom whom I observe upon an nearby tree As are those lovely mallards that Daily swim and fish the sea. As I daily stroll many ...Rate it:

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At The Last Watch
Rabindranath Tagore
Pity, in place of love, That pettiest of gifts, Is but a sugar-coating over neglect. Any passerby can make a gift of it To a street beggar, Only to...Rate it:

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Atalanta's Race
William Morris
Through thick Arcadian woods a hunter went, Following the beasts upon a fresh spring day; But since his horn-tipped bow but seldom bent, Now at ...Rate it:

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Robert William Service
The woes of men beyond my ken Mean nothing more to me. Behold my world, and Eden hurled From Heaven to the Sea; A jeweled home, in fending foam Tem...Rate it:

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Aurora Leigh (excerpts)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
[Book 1] I am like, They tell me, my dear father. Broader brows Howbeit, upon a slenderer undergrowth Of delicate features, -- paler, near ...Rate it:

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Author's Apology For His Book
John Bunyan
WHEN at the first I took my pen in hand Thus for to write, I did not understand That I at all should make a little book In such a mode: nay, I had...Rate it:

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