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The Sugar-Plum Tree
Eugene Field
Have you ever heard of the Sugar-Plum Tree? 'T is a marvel of great renown! It blooms on the shore of the Lollipop sea In the garden of Shut-Eye To...Rate it:

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Came the Great Popinjay
Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell
CAME the great Popinjay Smelling his nosegay: In cages like grots The birds sang gavottes. 'Herodiade's flea Was named sweet Amanda, She danc...Rate it:

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Llewellyn and the Tree
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Could he have made Priscilla share The paradise that he had planned, Llewellyn would have loved his wife As well as any in the land. Could he ...Rate it:

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London Bridge
Edwin Arlington Robinson
“Do I hear them? Yes, I hear the children singing—and what of it? Have you come with eyes afire to find me now and ask me that? If I were not the...Rate it:

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Poems to Mulgrave and Scroope
Lord John Wilmot
Deare Friend. I heare this Towne does soe abound, With sawcy Censurers, that faults are found, With what of late wee (in Poetique Rage) Bestow...Rate it:

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The Wizard Way
Aleister Crowley
[Dedicated to General J.C.F. Fuller] Velvet soft the night-star glowed Over the untrodden road, Through the giant glades of yew Where its ray f...Rate it:

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A Letter From the Front
Sir Henry Newbolt
I was out early to-day, spying about From the top of a haystack -- such a lovely morning -- And when I mounted again to canter back I saw across...Rate it:

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English Eclogues V - The Witch
Robert Southey
NATHANIEL. Father! here father! I have found a horse-shoe! Faith it was just in time, for t'other night I laid two straws across at Margery's door,...Rate it:

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In Memoriam
Ambrose Bierce
Beauty (they called her) wasn't a maid Of many things in the world afraid. She wasn't a maid who turned and fled At sight of a mouse, alive or dead...Rate it:

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Robert William Service
A ray of sun strayed softly round, For something to caress, Until a resting place it found Of joy and thankfulness; 'Twas Minette, our Angora cat, ...Rate it:

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Prince Dorus
Charles Lamb
In days of yore, as Ancient Stories tell, A King in love with a great Princess fell. Long at her feet submiss the Monarch sigh'd, While she with st...Rate it:

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Spleen (I)
Charles Baudelaire
Pluviôse, irrité contre la ville entière, De son urne à grands flots verse un froid ténébreux Aux pâles habitants du voisin cimetière Et la mortali...Rate it:

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Yet Dish
Gertrude Stein
I Put a sun in Sunday, Sunday. Eleven please ten hoop. Hoop. Cousin coarse in coarse in soap. Cousin coarse in soap sew up. soap. Cousin coarse...Rate it:

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Jest 'fore christmas
Eugene Field
Father calls me William, sister calls me Will, Mother calls me Willie, but the fellers call me Bill! Mighty glad I ain't a girl - ruther be a boy, ...Rate it:

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A City Plum Is Not A Plum
Christina Georgina Rossetti
A city plum is not a plum; A dumb-bell is no bell, though dumb; A party rat is not a rat; A sailor's cat is not a cat; A soldier's frog is not ...Rate it:

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Alphabet Poem
Edward Lear
A was once an ant, Tiny, Busy, Speedy, Shiny In the groundy Little ant! A was once a little ant, Antsy Fantsy Mantsy Antsy, Fa ntsy anty, Little a...Rate it:

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A Lament For S. B. Pat Paw
Louisa May Alcott
We mourn the loss of our little pet, And sigh o'er her hapless fate, For never more by the fire she'll sit, Nor play by the old green gate. The li...Rate it:

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Bec’s Birth-Day Nov. 8, 1726
Jonathan Swift
This day, dear Bec, is thy nativity; Had Fate a luckier one, she'd give it ye. She chose a thread of greatest length, And doubly twisted it for str...Rate it:

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Death Of Zoe March
Mario William Vitale
it had started to rain on the night that she first decided to make her way onto a graveyard scene for it was none other but Halloween a black cat...Rate it:

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Dream World Pt I
Mario William Vitale
last night I had a reacurring dream of a man injecting a needle in his arm while holding a baby there was cobwebs and darkened portals illuminate...Rate it:

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Find The Favorite
James Whitcomb Riley
Our three cats is Maltese cats, An' they's two that's white,-- An' bofe of 'em's _deef_--an' that's 'Cause their _eyes_ ain't right.-- Uncle say t...Rate it:

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Gipsy Song
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
IN the drizzling mist, with the snow high-pil'd, In the Winter night, in the forest wild, I heard the wolves with their ravenous howl, I heard the ...Rate it:

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Goblin Market
Christina Georgina Rossetti
MORNING and evening Maids heard the goblins cry: "Come buy our orchard fruits, Come buy, come buy: Apples and quinces, Lemons and oranges, Plump un...Rate it:

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Homer's Battle Of The Frogs And Mice. Book II
Thomas Parnell
When rosy-finger'd Morn had ting'd the Clouds, Around their Monarch-Mouse the Nation crouds, Slow rose the Monarch, heav'd his anxious Breast, And ...Rate it:

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i Saw a Woman
Deci Hernandez
i saw a woman Dancing on her grave She smiled and sang La la lee La la lo La la lee La la lo She picked up Death's cat By tail & twirled the thi...Rate it:

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