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Blue Island Intersection
Carl Sandburg
Six streets come together here. They feed people and wagons into the center. In and out all day horses with thoughts of nose-bags, Men with shov...Rate it:

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In the Stable
Andrew Barton Paterson
What! you don't like him; well, maybe -- we all have our fancies, of course: Brumby to look at, you reckon? Well, no; he's a thoroughbred horse; ...Rate it:

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Jenny
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Lazy laughing languid Jenny, Fond of a kiss and fond of a guinea, Whose head upon my knee to-night Rests for a while, as if grown light With all ou...Rate it:

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Knee-Deep in June
James Whitcomb Riley
Tell you what I like the best -- 'Long about knee-deep in June, 'Bout the time strawberries melts On the vine, -- some afternoon Like to jes' g...Rate it:

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Le Mauvais Moine (The Bad Monk)
Charles Baudelaire
Les cloîtres anciens sur leurs grandes murailles Etalaient en tableaux la sainte Vérité, Dont l'effet réchauffant les pieuses entrailles, Tempérait...Rate it:

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My Lady
William Schwenck Gilbert
Bedecked in fashion trim, With every curl a-quiver; Or leaping, light of limb, O'er rivulet and river; Or skipping o'er the lea On daffodil and dai...Rate it:

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Parfum Exotique (Exotic Perfume)
Charles Baudelaire
Quand, les deux yeux fermés, en un soir chaud d'automne, Je respire l'odeur de ton sein chaleureux, Je vois se dérouler des rivages heureux Qu'éblo...Rate it:

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The Corpse That Won't Lie Still
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Aye, call it murder is ye will! 'Tis not the crime I fear. If his cold curse would but lie still And silent in its bier, Then would I be indeed con...Rate it:

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The English Flag
Rudyard Kipling
Above the portico a flag-staff, bearing the Union Jack, remained fluttering in the flames for some time, but ultimately when it fell the ...Rate it:

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The House Of Dust: Part 02: 07: Two Lovers: Overtones
Conrad Potter Aiken
Two lovers, here at the corner, by the steeple, Two lovers blow together like music blowing: And the crowd dissolves about them like a sea. Recurri...Rate it:

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The Poet's Forge
Helen Hunt Jackson
He lies on his back, the idling smith, A lazy, dreaming fellow is he; The sky is blue, or the sky is gray, He lies on his back the livelong day,...Rate it:

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The Rhyme Of The Remittance Man
Robert William Service
There's a four-pronged buck a-swinging in the shadow of my cabin, And it roamed the velvet valley till to-day; But I tracked it by the river, a...Rate it:

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The Song Of Hiawatha VI: Hiawatha's Friends
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Two good friends had Hiawatha, Singled out from all the others, Bound to him in closest union, And to whom he gave the right hand Of his heart,...Rate it:

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A Receipt To Restore Stella’s Youth. 1724-5
Jonathan Swift
The Scottish hinds, too poor to house In frosty nights their starving cows, While not a blade of grass or hay Appears from Michaelmas to May, Must ...Rate it:

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I Preffered To Die Infinite Deaths
Nikhil Parekh
I preferred standing barechested under sweltering rays of the Sun; profusely basking in a pool of gloriously golden sweat, Rather than rotting awa...Rate it:

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If Being A Man Is All About
Nikhil Parekh
If being a man; is all about ostentatiously malicious chauvinism; indifferently blowing countless bellows of cigar smoke; into the eyes of those in...Rate it:

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The Last Man
Ambrose Bierce
I dreamed that Gabriel took his horn On Resurrection's fateful morn, And lighting upon Laurel Hill Blew long, blew loud, blew high and shrill. The ...Rate it:

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The Scary tarantula
Nikhil Parekh
The ambience was moistened with sweat and fresh rain, darkness prevailed at all quarters, soft car seat was reclined to full angularity, cluster...Rate it:

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Heart And Mind
Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell
SAID the Lion to the Lioness-'When you are amber dust,- No more a raging fire like the heat of the Sun (No liking but all lust)- Remember still the...Rate it:

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The Poet And His Book
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Down, you mongrel, Death! Back into your kennel! I have stolen breath In a stalk of fennel! You shall scratch and you shall whine Many a night, and...Rate it:

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A Celebrated Case
Ambrose Bierce
Way down in the Boom Belt lived Mrs. Roselle; A person named Petrie, he lived there as well; But Mr. Roselle he resided away Sing tooral iooral ioo...Rate it:

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A Christ-child Day in Australia
Ethel Turner
A COPPER concave of a sky Hangs high above my head. Vague thunder sullenly goes by With dragging, muffled tread. The hot air faint...Rate it:

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A Heart For Another Heart.
Nikhil Parekh
An eye for another eye; would definitely plunge the entire world into a mortuary of cringing darkness—would definitely make the entire world blind,...Rate it:

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A Letter to Her Husband
Anne Bradstreet
Absent upon Public Employment My head, my heart, mine eyes, my life, nay more, My joy, my magazine, of earthly store, If two be one, as surely th...Rate it:

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Aspirants Three
Ambrose Bierce
DRAMATIS PERSONAE. _QUICK_: DE YOUNG _a Brother to Mushrooms_ _DEAD_: SWIFT _an Heirloom_ ESTEE _a Relic_ _IMMORTALS_: THE SPIRIT OF BROKEN HOPE...Rate it:

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