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Ashurnatsirpal III
Carl Sandburg
Three walls around the town of Tela when I came. They expected everything of those walls; Nobody in the town came out to kiss my feet. I knocked t...Rate it:

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Asparagus
Marriott Edgar
Mr. Ramsbottom went to the races, A thing as he'd ne'er done before, And as luck always follers beginners, Won five pounds, no-less and no-more. ...Rate it:

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Aurora Leigh (excerpts)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
[Book 1] I am like, They tell me, my dear father. Broader brows Howbeit, upon a slenderer undergrowth Of delicate features, -- paler, near ...Rate it:

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Boethius, De Consolatione Philosophiae : Liber 2. Metrum 5
Henry Vaughan
Happy that first white age when we Lived by the earth's mere charity! No soft luxurious diet then Had effeminated men: No other meat, nor wine, ha...Rate it:

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By The Fire-Side
Robert Browning
I. How well I know what I mean to do When the long dark autumn-evenings come: And where, my soul, is thy pleasant hue? With the music of all t...Rate it:

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Damon The Mower
Andrew Marvell
Heark how the Mower Damon Sung, With love of Juliana stung! While ev'ry thing did seem to paint The Scene more fit for his complaint. Like her fair...Rate it:

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Dialogue
Major Henry Livingston Jr.
Children Pray dearest mother if you please Cut up your double-curded cheese, The oldest of the brotherhood. It's ripe, no doubt and nicely good! Y...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto the Second
George Gordon Lord Byron
XXIV The ship, call'd the most holy "Trinidada," Was steering duly for the port Leghorn; For there the Spanish family Moncada ...Rate it:

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English Eclogues II - The Grandmother's Tale
Robert Southey
JANE. Harry! I'm tired of playing. We'll draw round The fire, and Grandmamma perhaps will tell us One of her stories. HARRY. Aye--dear Grandmamma!...Rate it:

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Faithless Nelly Gray
Thomas Hood
A Pathetic Ballad Ben Battle was a soldier bold, And used to war's alarms; But a cannon-ball took off his legs, So he laid down his arms. Now as ...Rate it:

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Flames
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
It's human nature for a bashful bloke To bottle up, an' hesitate, an' doubt Till grinnin' Fate plays him some low-down joke; Then, in excitement, h...Rate it:

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From Citron-Bower
Hilda Doolittle
From citron-bower be her bed, cut from branch of tree a-flower, fashioned for her maidenhead. From Lydian apples, sweet of hue, cut the width o...Rate it:

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Gangrene
Robert William Service
So often in the mid of night I wake me in my bed With utter panic of affright To find my feet are dead; And pace the floor to e...Rate it:

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Heat
Hilda Doolittle
O wind, rend open the heat, cut apart the heat, rend it to tatters. Fruit cannot drop through this thick air-- fruit cannot fall into heat that pr...Rate it:

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Hiawatha's Childhood
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Downward through the evening twilight, In the days that are forgotten, In the unremembered ages, From the full moon fell Nokomis, Fell the bea...Rate it:

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In Memoriam
Ada Cambridge
“He asked life of thee, and thou gavest him a long life, even for ever and ever.” Life—length of days—the time to work and strive In his Lord's vi...Rate it:

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Land Mine
Robert William Service
A grey gull hovered overhead, Then wisely flew away. 'In half a jiffy you'll be dead,' I thought I heard it say; As there upon ...Rate it:

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Les Lauriers Sont Coupée
Elinor Morton Wylie
Ah, love, within the shadow of the wood The laurels are cut down; some other brows May bear the classic wreath which Fame allows And find the bu...Rate it:

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Longevity
Robert William Service
I watched one day a parrot grey - 'twas in a barber shop. "Cuckold!" he cried, until I sighed: "You feathered devil, stop!" Then balefully he looke...Rate it:

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Merrow Down
Rudyard Kipling
I There runs a road by Merrow Down-- A grassy track to-day it is-- An hour out Guildford town, Above the river Wey it is. Here, when they heard t...Rate it:

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O Blush Not So!
John Keats
O BLUSH not so! O blush not so! Or I shall think you knowing; And if you smile the blushing while, Then maidenheads are going. There's...Rate it:

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Phantasmagoria CANTO II ( Hys Fyve Rules )
Lewis Carroll
"MY First - but don't suppose," he said, "I'm setting you a riddle - Is - if your Victim be in bed, Don't touch the curtains at his head, But take ...Rate it:

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Portent
Robert William Service
Courage mes gars: La guerre est proche. I plant my little plot of beans, I sit beneath my cyprus tree; I do not know what trouble means, I cultiva...Rate it:

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Psalm 83
John Milton
Be not thou silent now at length O God hold not thy peace, Sit not thou still O God of strength We cry and do not cease. For lo thy furious foes no...Rate it:

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Sawin' Wood
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I wondered wot was doin'. First I seen Ole Missus Flood wave signals to Doreen. I'm in the paddick slashin' down some ferns; She's comin' up the ro...Rate it:

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