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Just Having Fun
Mario William Vitale
I’m just having fun, but no doubt someone will take this serious I’m about to take you on a lyrical experience I’m having fun with words, like wh...Rate it:

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Love's Alchemy
John Donne
Some that have deeper digg'd love's mine than I, Say, where his centric happiness doth lie; I have lov'd, and got, and told, But should I love,...Rate it:

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Nobody Cometh To Woo
John Clare
On Martinmas eve the dogs did bark, And I opened the window to see, When every maiden went by with her spark But neer a one came to me. And O dear ...Rate it:

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Maria Anderson
Sometimes I sit think And I end up in a spiral of things Is this world one where we should love? Where the murderers lurk, and you don't know who'...Rate it:

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'Monstre' Balloon
Richard Harris Barham
Oh! the balloon, the great balloon! It left Vauxhall one Monday at noon, And every one said we should hear of it soon With news from Aleppo or S...Rate it:

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A Ballad of Burial
Rudyard Kipling
If down here I chance to die, Solemnly I beg you take All that is left of "I" To the Hills for old sake's sake, Pack me very thoroughly In the ice ...Rate it:

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A Ballad of Freedom
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now Mr. Jeremiah Bane He owned a warehouse in The Lane, An edifice of goodly size, Where, with keen private enterprise, He sold imported napery And...Rate it:

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A Boy Named Sue
Shel silverstien
Well, my daddy left home when I was three, and he didn't leave much to Ma and me, just this old guitar and a bottle of booze. Now I don't blame him...Rate it:

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A Bush Christmas
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
The sun burns hotly thro' the gums As down the road old Rogan comes The hatter from the lonely hut Beside the track to Woollybutt. He likes to spe...Rate it:

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A Drought Idyll
George Essex Evans
It was the middle of the drought; the ground was hot and bare, You might search for grass with a microscope, but nary grass was there; The hay was ...Rate it:

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A Hero
Robert William Service
Three times I had the lust to kill, To clutch a throat so young and fair, And squeeze with all my might until No breath of being lingered there. Th...Rate it:

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A Love Letter
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Dearest! You know you ever ARE the nearest To my fond heart. Joking apart, I swear, by all the silly stars above you, Darling, I love you! ... I r...Rate it:

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A Man Young And Old
William Butler Yeats
I First Love THOUGH nurtured like the sailing moon In beauty's murderous brood, She walked awhile and blushed awhile And on my pathway stood Until...Rate it:

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A Man Young And Old: VII. The Friends Of His Youth
William Butler Yeats
Laughter not time destroyed my voice And put that crack in it, And when the moon's pot-bellied I get a laughing fit, For that old Madge comes down ...Rate it:

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A New Temperance Poem, in Memory of My Departed Parents, Who Were Sober Living & God Fearing People
William Topaz McGonagall
My parents were sober living, and often did pray For their family to abstain from intoxicating drink alway; Because they knew it would lead them as...Rate it:

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A Polish Insurgent
James Thomson
WHAT would you have? said I; 'Tis so easy to go and die, 'Tis so hard to stay and live, In this alien peace and this comfort callous, Where only th...Rate it:

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A Rule Of The A.J.C.
Andrew Barton Paterson
Come all ye bold trainers attend to my song, It's a rule of the A.J.C. You mustn't train ponies, for that's very wrong By the rules of the A.J.C. Y...Rate it:

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A Soldier's Dream
Anonymous Americas
Last night as I toasted My wet feet and roasted A small bit of beef by a similar blaze, While nought but the wheezings, The snorings, and sneezings...Rate it:

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A Tale Of Starvation
Amy Lowell
There once was a man whom the gods didn't love, And a disagreeable man was he. He loathed his neighbours, and his neighbours hated him, And he curs...Rate it:

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A Toast to the Men
Edgar Albert Guest
Here's to the men! Since Adam's time They've always been the same; Whenever anything goes wrong, The woman is to blame. From early...Rate it:

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Alice And The White Knight
Lewis Carroll
Alice was walking beside the White Knight in Looking Glass Land. 'You are sad.' the Knight said in an anxious tone: 'let me sing you a song to com...Rate it:

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All Distance Revealed
Kurt Philip Behm
The older I get, —the closer it seems The past from the future, —what’s real, to my dreams The older I get, —the deeper it feels Distraction ...Rate it:

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An Echo from Africa
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Da ruction happen by Nicko's place Las' week, in da deada da night. Da copper he very near cop da case Accounta da fish-shop fight In da great beeg...Rate it:

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An Election Night Pantoum
Franklin P. Adams
Gaze at the good-natured crowd, List to the noise and the rattle! Heavens! that woman is loud- Loud as the din of a battle. List to the noise ...Rate it:

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An Orator’s Complaint
Robert Fuller Murray
How many the troubles that wait On mortals!—especially those Who endeavour in eloquent prose To expound their views, and orate. Did you ever attem...Rate it:

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