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O Ship of State
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Thou, too, sail on, O Ship of State! Sail on, O Union, strong and great! Humanity with all its fears, With all the hopes of future years, Is ha...Rate it:

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Orlando Furioso Canto 7
Ludovico Ariosto
ARGUMENT Rogero, as directed by the pair, The giantess Eriphila o'erthrows. That done, he to Alcina's labyrinth, where More than one knight is tied...Rate it:

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Put Out My Eyes
Rainer Maria Rilke
Put out my eyes, and I can see you still, Slam my ears to, and I can hear you yet; And without any feet can go to you; And tongueless, I can conjur...Rate it:

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Renunciation
Nikhil Parekh
Renunciation from dolorously heinous stagnation; the corpses of crippling decay that had so vindictively strangulated every aspect of my impoverish...Rate it:

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Saluting The Street Dogs.
Nikhil Parekh
You unsparingly reprimanded them when they ferociously barked - mischievously chased other damsels of their fraternity and indulged in the most unc...Rate it:

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Sam Hookey
Edgar Lee Masters
I ran away from home with the circus, Having fallen in love with Mademoiselle Estralada, The lion tamer. One time, having starved the lions For mor...Rate it:

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Scars
Kristy Marsello
I write the scars on my body into words you could never comprehend, I bite my lip until I can taste the blood, would you ever understand? I used to...Rate it:

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Snow-Bound: A Winter Idyl
John Greenleaf Whittier
To the Memory of the Household It Describes This Poem is Dedicated by the Author: "As the Spirits of Darkness be stronger in the dark, so Good Spi...Rate it:

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Stanzas To Jessy
George Gordon Lord Byron
There is a mystic thread of life So dearly wreath'd with mine alone, That Destiny's relentless knife At once must sever both, or none. There...Rate it:

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Tamar
Robinson Jeffers
I A night the half-moon was like a dancing-girl, No, like a drunkard's last half-dollar Shoved on the polished bar of the eastern hill-range, Young...Rate it:

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Temptation
Paul Laurence Dunbar
I done got 'uligion, honey, an' I 's happy ez a king; Evahthing I see erbout me 's jes' lak sunshine in de spring; An' it seems lak I do' want to d...Rate it:

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The Alchemist
Louise Bogan
I burned my life, that I might find A passion wholly of the mind, Thought divorced from eye and bone, Ecstasy come to breath alone. I broke my life...Rate it:

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The Comrade
Edith Wharton
WILD winged thing, O brought I know not whence To beat your life out in my life's low cage; You strange familiar, nearer than my flesh Yet dista...Rate it:

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The Glass Of Beer
James Stephens
The lanky hank of a she in the inn over there Nearly killed me for asking the loan of a glass of beer: May the devil grip the whey-faced slut by th...Rate it:

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The Republic
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Thou, too, sail on, O Ship of State! Sail on, O Union, strong and great! Humanity with all its fears With all the hopes of future years, Is hanging...Rate it:

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The Ruined Cottage
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
None will dwell in that cottage; for, they say Oppression reft it from an honest man, And that a curse clings to it. Hence the vine Trails its gree...Rate it:

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The Tiger
William Blake
Tyger! Tyger! burning bright In the forest of the night What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? In what distant deeps or skies...Rate it:

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The Witch Of Mull
Cicely Fox Smith
'Witch of Mull, the strangers here Come to wreak their vengeance drear: Call the wind and call the wrack; Drown them, drive them, beat them back!' ...Rate it:

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Your Answer Is My Fate
Ehsan Sehgal
You are; The fragrance of passion The beat of heart The lightning of eyes The sweetness of lips The waves of hairs The perfume of entity The insigh...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:

(4.87 / 8 votes)
Pain
Megan Henley
Pain Pain is what I know I know I messed up for the last time I'm afraid you'll want me to go I don’t blame you, I'm a burden But every time,...Rate it:

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The Silence of her Love
Jesus Penaranda
Just to feel her heart beat up against my own. To watch the draping of her hair as she rises from our bed. The silence of her love, as I glance at ...Rate it:

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This Time of Year a Twelvemonth Past
Alfred Edward Housman
This time of year a twelvemonth past, When Fred and I would meet, We needs must jangle, till at last We fought and I was beat. So then the sum...Rate it:

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The Tyger
William Blake
Tyger! Tyger! burning bright In the forest of the night What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? In what distant deeps or skies...Rate it:

(4.33 / 3 votes)
'GOODBYE'
Kurt Philip Behm
I said no to the man, and made my own bed I cut my own trail, with eyes straight ahead In debt to myself, but thankful to all My words fre...Rate it:

(4.20 / 5 votes)

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