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A Problem in Dynamics
James Clerk Maxwell
these preparations, When duly combined with the former equations, Will give you another, in which dRate it:

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A Receipt To Restore Stella’s Youth. 1724-5
Jonathan Swift
flesh and blood be new, You'll be no more the former you; But for a blooming nymph will pass, Just Rate it:

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A Sketch
George Gordon Lord Byron
burthen of this honest song, Though all her former functions are no more, She rules the circle whicRate it:

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A Song of a Young Lady to Her Ancient Lover
Lord John Wilmot
released, And, soothed by my reviving hand, In former warmth and vigour stand. All a lover's wish cRate it:

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A Spring Song
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
an' joy, an' forchin destichoot. I've lorst me former joy in gettin' shick, Or 'eadin' browns;Rate it:

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A Tale Of Starvation
Amy Lowell
on its perfect shape. And his soul forgot its former strife. And the village-folk came and begged Rate it:

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A Thought or Two on Reading Pomfret's
James Henry Leigh Hunt
to know the weight Of splendid cares, new to my former state; And these 'twould far more fit me tRate it:

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A Vision of Poesy - Part 01
Henry Timrod
while blossoming Keeps the dead berries of a former spring. XVI "Who shall put life in these? Rate it:

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A Wasted Illness
Thomas Hardy
And all was well: Old circumstance resumed its former show, And on my head the dews of comfort fRate it:

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Abbey Assaroe
William Allingham
his staff, Perusing in the present time the former's epitaph; For, gray and wasted like the wallsRate it:

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Address, Spoken At The Opening Of Drury-Lane Theatre. Saturday, October 10, 1812
George Gordon Lord Byron
in our isle, Know the same favour which the former knew, A shrine for Shakspeare--worthy him and yoRate it:

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Adventure of a Poet
Robert Fuller Murray
now he spoke of Marmion And Lewis Morris; The former he at school had done, Along with Horace. Rate it:

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Afar in the Desert
Thomas Pringle
regretful tears, From the fond recollections of former years; And shadows of things that have lonRate it:

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After Pulling Down And Rebuilding A House
Carolyn Clive
OLD Ghosts, ye all are dispossess'd, Your former house is levell'd now; Another house at my behest Has lifted over yours, its brow. But flit, ...Rate it:

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Age and Youth
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
and despair. Methinks that we have known some former state More glorious than our present ; and tRate it:

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Alexander's Feast; Or, The Power Of Music
John Dryden
at his utmost need, By those his former bounty fed; On the bare earth exposed he lies With not a frRate it:

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Alma; or, The Progress of the Mind. In Three Cantos. - Canto I.
Matthew Prior
like; And at St. James's turn their grace From former friends, now out of place. Without these aidRate it:

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Ami, Chez Nos Francois
Andre Marie de Chenier
avez vu sous la main d'un fondeur Ensemble se former, diverses en grandeur, Trente cloches d'airaiRate it:

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An American Tale
Helen Maria Williams
are the dear illusions fled Which sooth'd my former hours? Where is the path that fancy spread, Ah,Rate it:

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An Elegy on the Lady Markham
Francis Beaumont
me, that with thy blest memory I mingle mine own former misery: Yet dare I not excuse the fate thatRate it:

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An Ode - Humbly Inscribed To The Queen, On the Glorious Success of Her Majesty's Arms
Matthew Prior
whirlwind drives Arabia's scatter'd sands. His former losses he forgets to grieve; Absolves his faRate it:

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An Ode - Presented To The King, On His Majesty's Arrival In Holland, After The Queen's Death
Matthew Prior
Should bend, and sink beneath thy wo. Her former triumphs all are vain Unless new trophies still Rate it:

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Anecdote For Fathers
William Wordsworth
talk As we are wont to do. My thoughts on former pleasures ran; I thought of Kilve's delightful shRate it:

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Answer From Norway To The Speeches In The Swedish House Of Nobles, 1860
Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
we know from history's pages, Some sat there in former ages, Sverre Priest and other men, Who may wRate it:

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Argus
Alexander Pope
to ask his bread, Scorn'd by those slaves his former bounty fed, Forgot of all his own domestic cRate it:

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