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A Lakota Mothers Prayer
Kurt Philip Behm
‘Wana Hin Gle’ the Lakota call me, ‘Wana Hin Gle’ my given name ‘He Who Happens Now,’ the drum beat has found me, reaching into this moment beyon...Rate it:

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A Passing Hail
James Whitcomb Riley
Let us rest ourselves a bit! Worry?-- wave your hand to it -- Kiss your finger-tips and smile It farewell a little while. Weary of the weary wa...Rate it:

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A Summary History of Lord Clive
William Topaz McGonagall
About a hundred and fifty years ago, History relates it happened so, A big ship sailed from the shores of Britain Bound for India across the raging...Rate it:

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At Her Window
Henry Kendall
To-night a strong south wind in thunder sings Across the city. Now by salt wet flats, And ridges perished with the breath of drought, Comes up a de...Rate it:

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Morning, Thinking of Empire
Raymond Carver
We press our lips to the enameled rim of the cups and know this grease that floats over the coffee will one day stop our hearts. Eyes and fingers d...Rate it:

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My Bear
Robert William Service
I never killed a bear because I always thought them critters was So kindo' cute; Though round my shack they often came,...Rate it:

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PV Harrington
Romeo Jaxx had a friend for a fool So he never thought "baby's in love." He fought for his rights and he slept through your dreams With his self-ce...Rate it:

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The Criminal
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
His hand is red with blood, and life, aye, life Must pay the forfeiture of his dark sin. Ah ! woman's love is a night-scented flower, Which yie...Rate it:

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The Deep-Sea Cables
Rudyard Kipling
The wrecks dissolve above us; their dust drops down from afar -- Down to the dark, to the utter dark, where the blind white sea-snakes are. There i...Rate it:

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The Flying Gang
Andrew Barton Paterson
I served my time, in the days gone by, In the railway's clash and clang, And I worked my way to the end, and I Was the head of the "Flying Gang"...Rate it:

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The morning of fairies light
Jack Boyd
In the essence of the moon I watch the world slowly drift by I see the beauty of the night transcend from evening into early morning it pulls me ge...Rate it:

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The Story of Mongrel Grey
Andrew Barton Paterson
This is the story the stockman told On the cattle-camp, when the stars were bright; The moon rose up like a globe of gold And flooded the plain ...Rate it:

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An August Midnight
Thomas Hardy
I A shaded lamp and a waving blind, And the beat of a clock from a distant floor: On this scene enter--winged, horned, and spined - A longlegs...Rate it:

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Battle Hymn of the Republic
Julia Ward Howe
. Howe's Final version Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord: He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are...Rate it:

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His Fate Long Sealed
Mark Nadin (The Deal Poet)
10/11/2012 The drummer beat the call to arms But no one moved for all was calm All on parade 'neath stones so white Such a solemn, somber sight ...Rate it:

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After Hearing A Waltz By Bartok
Amy Lowell
But why did I kill him? Why? Why? In the small, gilded room, near the stair? My ears rack and throb with his cry, And his eyes goggle under his hai...Rate it:

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Essay on Man
Alexander Pope
The First Epistle Awake, my ST. JOHN!(1) leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of Kings. Let us (since Life can ...Rate it:

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Gloria Mundi
Walter de la Mare
Upon a bank, easeless with knobs of gold, Beneath a canopy of noonday smoke, I saw a measureless Beast, morose and bold, With eyes like one from...Rate it:

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In Memoriam A. H. H. 7
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Dark house, by which once more I stand Here in the long unlovely street, Doors, where my heart was used to beat So quickly, waiting for a hand, A ...Rate it:

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The Best School of All
Sir Henry Newbolt
It's good to see the school we knew, the land of youth and dream. To greet again the rule we knew, before we took the stream. Though long we've mis...Rate it:

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The Legend of La Brea
Charles Kingsley
Down beside the loathly Pitch Lake, In the stately Morichal, Sat an ancient Spanish Indian, Peering through the columns tall. Watching vainly for ...Rate it:

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The Trees Are Down
Charlotte Mary Mew
and he cried with a loud voice: Hurt not the earth, neither the sea, nor the trees - Revelation They are cutting down the great plane-trees at th...Rate it:

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Marriott Edgar
'Twere getting dusk, one winter's night, When up the clough there came in sight, A lad who carried through the snow, A banner with this 'ere motto....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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A Hymn
James Thomson
These, as they change, Almighty Father, these Are but the varied God. The rolling year Is full of thee. Forth in the pleasing Spring Thy beauty wal...Rate it:

(2.00 / 1 vote)

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