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The Ballad Of How Macpherson Held The Floor
Robert William Service
Said President MacConnachie to Treasurer MacCall: "We ought to have a piper for our next Saint Andrew's Ball. Yon squakin' saxophone gives me the s...Rate it:

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The Bard of Furthest Out
Henry Lawson
He longed to be a Back-Blocks Bard, And fame he wished to win— He wrote at night and studied hard (He read The Bulletin); He sent in “stuff” unceas...Rate it:

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The Battle Of Liège
Dana Burnet
Now spake the Emperor to all his shining battle forces, To the Lancers, and the Rifles, to the Gunners and the Horses;— And his pride surged up w...Rate it:

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The Battle Of The Bulge
Robert William Service
This year an ocean trip I took, and as I am a Scot And like to get my money's worth I never missed a meal. In spite of Neptune's nastiness I ate an...Rate it:

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The Burghers of Calais
Marriott Edgar
It were after the Battle of Crecy- The foe all lay dead on the ground- And King Edward went out with his soldiers To clean up the places around. ...Rate it:

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The Burning of the People's Variety Theatre, Aberdeen
William Topaz McGonagall
'Twas in the year of 1896, and on the 30th of September, Which many people in Aberdeen will long remember; The burning of the People's Variety Thea...Rate it:

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The Bush Fire
Henry Lawson
Ah, better the thud of the deadly gun, and the crash of the bursting shell, Than the terrible silence where drought is fought out there in the west...Rate it:

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The Bush Fire
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Let's have a tiny little bush fire. It's a cold, cold night tonight. We are sick of this long session Of the darkness of depression. And a fire w...Rate it:

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The Cambaroora Star
Henry Lawson
So you're writing for a paper? Well, it's nothing very new To be writing yards of drivel for a tidy little screw; You are young and educated, a...Rate it:

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The Canadian Magpie
William Henry Drummond
Mos' ev'ryman lak de robin An' it's pleasan' for hear heem sing, Affer de winter 's over An' it 's comin' anoder spring. De snow 's hardly off de m...Rate it:

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The Candid Candidate
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Alfred Ebenezer Jackson was a very earnest man, Who aspired to be a statesman, and he consequently ran At a general election as the Candid Candidat...Rate it:

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The Cemetary Of Eylau
Victor Marie Hugo
This to my elder brothers, schoolboys gay, Was told by Uncle Louis on a day; He bid me play, with tender voice and bland, Thinking me still too you...Rate it:

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The Coastwise Lights
Rudyard Kipling
Our brows are bound with spindrift and the weed is on our knees; Our loins are battered 'neath us by the swinging, smoking seas. From reef and rock...Rate it:

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The Code—Heroics
Robert Frost
There were three in the meadow by the brook, Gathering up windrows, piling haycocks up, With an eye always lifted toward the west, Where an irre...Rate it:

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The Coward
Robert William Service
'Ave you seen Bill's mug in the Noos to-day? 'E's gyned the Victoriar Cross, they say; Little Bill wot would grizzle and run away, If you 'it '...Rate it:

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The Cunning Woman
William Schwenck Gilbert
On all Arcadia's sunny plain, On all Arcadia's hill, None were so blithe as BILL and JANE, So blithe as JANE and BILL. No social earthquake e'er o...Rate it:

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The Demon Drink
William Topaz McGonagall
Oh, thou demon Drink, thou fell destroyer; Thou curse of society, and its greatest annoyer. What hast thou done to society, let me think? I answer ...Rate it:

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The Domestic Stones (fragment)
Jean Arp
(Translated from the French by David Gascoyne) The feet of morning the feet of noon and the feet of evening walk ceaselessly round pickled buttock...Rate it:

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The Duke and the Duchess
William Schwenck Gilbert
[THE DUKE.] Small titles and orders For Mayors and Recorders I get - and they're highly delighted. M.P.s baronetted, Sham Colonels gazetted, And s...Rate it:

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The Egg-Shell
Rudyard Kipling
The wind took off with the sunset-- The fog came up with the tide, When the Witch of the North took an Egg-shell With a little Blue Devil inside. "...Rate it:

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The Emigration to New Zealand
Henry Lawson
I’ve just received a letter from a chum in Maoriland, He’s working down in Auckland where he days he’s doing grand, The climate’s cooler there, but...Rate it:

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The Famine and The Feast
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
THE FAMINE Cackle and lay, cackle and lay! How many eggs did you get to-day? None in the manger, and none in the shed, None in the box where the c...Rate it:

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The Federal Bus Conductor and the Old Lady
Andrew Barton Paterson
Now 'urry, Mrs New South Wales, and come along of us, We're all a-goin' ridin' in the Federation 'bus. A fam'ly party, don't you know -- yes, Que...Rate it:

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The Fool Errant
Amy Lowell
The Fool Errant sat by the highway of life And his gaze wandered up and his gaze wandered down, A vigorous youth, but with no wish to walk, Yet ...Rate it:

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The Fountain Refilled
Ambrose Bierce
Of Hans Pietro Shanahan (Who was a most ingenious man) The Muse of History records That he'd get drunk as twenty lords. He'd get so truly drunk th...Rate it:

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