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Animal House
Cicely Fox Smith
In Animal House (by which title I call A dwelling whose true name is not that at all) There are dogs on the sofas and cats on the chairs; Wherever ...Rate it:

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Annie Of Tharaw. (From The Low German Of Simon Dach)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Annie of Tharaw, my true love of old, She is my life, and my goods, and my gold. Annie of Tharaw, her heart once again To me has surrendered in...Rate it:

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Antara
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
How many singers before me! Are there yet songs unsung? Dost thou, my sad soul, remember where was her dwellingplace? Tents in Jiwá, the fair wádi,...Rate it:

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Artists Are Not Taught; They Are Born
Nikhil Parekh
The bird didn't need to be taught how to catch fish; its astounding ability to dive; its lanky beak and the hunger in its dainty stomach; were simp...Rate it:

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At Broad Ripple
James Whitcomb Riley
Oh luxury! Beyond the heat And dust of town, with dangling feet Astride the rock below the dam, In the cool shadows where the calm Rests on the...Rate it:

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Attaining Heaven From Your Corpse In Hell
Nikhil Parekh
A countless times in the name of religion you've cursed a countless impeccable black cat's crossing your way—and thereby instantaneously found your...Rate it:

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Auguries of Innocence
William Blake
To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour. A Robin Red brea...Rate it:

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Ballade Of Old Plays
Andrew Lang
LA COUR. When these Old Plays were new, the King, Beside the Cardinal's chair, Applauded, 'mid the courtly ring, The verses of Moliere; Point-lace...Rate it:

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Battle Passes
Edward George Dyson
A quaint old gabled cottage sleeps be- tween the raving hills. To right and left are livid strife, but on the deep, wide sills The purple pot-f...Rate it:

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Beneath Your heart
Nikhil Parekh
Beneath your complexion which appeared blacker than the sootiest of coal; there lay an ocean of impeccable whiteness and exotic calm, Beneath you...Rate it:

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Bill The Bomber
Robert William Service
The poppies gleamed like bloody pools through cotton-woolly mist; The Captain kept a-lookin' at the watch upon his wrist; And there we smoked and s...Rate it:

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Black Kate
Henry Kendall
KATE, they say, is seventeen— Do not count her sweet, you know. Arms of her are rather lean— Ditto, calves and feet, you know. Features of Hellenic...Rate it:

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Broken Song
Rabindranath Tagore
Kasinath the new young singer fills the hall with sound: The seven notes dance in his throat like seven tame birds. His voice is a sharp sword slic...Rate it:

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Brother, I've Seen Some
Kabir
Brother, I've seen some Astonishing sights: A lion keeping watch Over pasturing cows; A mother delivered After her son was; A guru...Rate it:

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Bryan, Bryan, Bryan, Bryan
Vachel Lindsay
I In a nation of one hundred fine, mob-hearted, lynching, relenting, repenting millions, There are plenty of sweeping, swinging, stinging, gorgeo...Rate it:

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Calidore: A Fragment
John Keats
Young Calidore is paddling o'er the lake; His healthful spirit eager and awake To feel the beauty of a silent eve, Which seem'd full loath this ...Rate it:

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Ch 01 Manner Of Kings Story 01
Sa di
I heard a padshah giving orders to kill a prisoner. The helpless fellow began to insult the king on that occasion of despair, with the tongue he ha...Rate it:

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Ch 01 Manner Of Kings Story 08
Sa di
Hormuzd, being asked what fault the veziers of his father had committed that he imprisoned them, replied: 'I discovered no fault. I saw that boundl...Rate it:

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Ch 03 On The Excellence Of Contentment Story 16
Sa di
Moses, to whom be salutation, beheld a dervish who had on account of his nudity concealed himself in the sand exclaiming: ‘O Moses, utter a supplic...Rate it:

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Charades
Charles Stuart Calverley
I. She stood at Greenwich, motionless amid The ever-shifting crowd of passengers. I marked a big tear quivering on the lid Of her deep-lustrous ey...Rate it:

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Chase
Nikhil Parekh
The sweltering sands of blistering desert; unrelentingly chased tantalizing globules of golden rain; pelting ferociously from the crimson sky, T...Rate it:

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Cheek
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
When PHARAOH chased the chosen Jew, and perished in the sea, Things seemed to hint at failure in the PHARAOH policy. For 'tis written that the Oppo...Rate it:

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Childhood Memory
Georg Trakl
The sun shines alone in the afternoon, And quietly the tone of the honey-bees wavers off. In the garden the sisters' voices whisper - There the ...Rate it:

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Cleopatra
Algernon Charles Swinburne
HER mouth is fragrant as a vine, A vine with birds in all its boughs; Serpent and scarab for a sign Between the beauty of her brows And...Rate it:

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Companions - A Tale Of A Grandfather
Charles Stuart Calverley
I KNOW not of what we ponder’d Or made pretty pretence to talk, As, her hand within mine, we wander’d Tow’rd the pool by the lime-tree walk...Rate it:

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