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Going Home
Robert William Service
I'm goin' 'ome to Blighty -- ain't I glad to 'ave the chance! I'm loaded up wiv fightin', and I've 'ad my fill o' France; I'm feelin' so excited-li...Rate it:

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How pleasant to know Mr. Lear
Edward Lear
How pleasant to know Mr. Lear, Who has written such volumes of stuff. Some think him ill-tempered and queer, But a few find him pleasant enough....Rate it:

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I Wanted To Paint
Nikhil Parekh
I wanted to paint ornate flower petals with spring water, swallow the residue of perfumed liquid dripping down its stalk. i wanted to paint blue ...Rate it:

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Johnie Faa
Andrew Lang
The gypsies came to our good lord's gate And wow but they sang sweetly! They sang sae sweet and sae very complete That down came the fair lady. An...Rate it:

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Lieutenant-Colonel Flare
William Schwenck Gilbert
The earth has armies plenty, And semi-warlike bands, I dare say there are twenty In European lands; But, oh! in no direction You'd find one to comp...Rate it:

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Marissa
Mario William Vitale
Her delicate eyes do twinkle in the pale sunlight When I look into her eyes it is then I see a bright future Filled with hope for a brighter tomo...Rate it:

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My Hero
Robert William Service
Of all the boys with whom I fought In Africa and Sicily, Bill was the bravest of the lot In our dare-devil Company. That lad would rather die than ...Rate it:

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My Lady Of Whims
Katharine Lee Bates
(A medieval Spanish legend slanderously setting forth the utter unreason of woman.) ROMAQUIA sat and wept her Lace mantilla full of tears. King Abi...Rate it:

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Narva and Mored
Thomas Chatterton
Recite the loves of Narva and Mored The priest of Chalma's triple idol said. High from the ground the youthful warriors sprung, Loud on the conc...Rate it:

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Possum
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Jist 'ere it gripped me, on a sudden, like a red-'ot knife. I wus diggin' in the garden, talkin' pleasant to me wife, When it got me good an' solid...Rate it:

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Quantum Walk
Xiaoyuan Yin
Man with [ginger-hued fingers][standard biological clock][recluse mind][decrepit lungs] Man with [jade-hued fingers][Oversped biological clock][mod...Rate it:

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Rabbits
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'Ar! Gimme fights wiv foeman I kin see, To upper-cut an' wallop on the jor. Life in a burrer ain't no good to me. 'Struth! This ain't war! Gimme ...Rate it:

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Sari Bair
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
So, they've struck their streak o' trouble, an' they got it in the neck, An' there's more than one ole pal o' mine 'as 'anded in 'is check; But Gin...Rate it:

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Scent And Spice
Nikhil Parekh
I consumed rice blended with fish curry, added pinches of salt to exit from realms of bland taste. i licked bare brick wall coated with sand pla...Rate it:

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Sun-Up
Lola Ridge
(Shadows over a cradle… fire-light craning…. A hand throws something in the fire and a smaller hand runs into the flame and out again, ...Rate it:

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That Other Maud Muller
James Whitcomb Riley
Maud Muller worked at making hay, And cleared her forty cents a day. Her clothes were coarse, but her health was fine, And so she worked in the sw...Rate it:

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The 'Bulletin' Stairs
Edwin James Brady
The Mecca of Bohemian men Was Archibald's untidy den. Firm-footed near the portals there Uprose, as now, a spacious stair That carried nearer to th...Rate it:

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The Also-Ran
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I know I'm dull. I know I got a brain That's only fit fer fertilizin' 'air. I don't arst for bokays: I ain't that vain; But fair is fair. An' when...Rate it:

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The Disagreeable Musician
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'E wouldn't play the flute; the sulky cow. An', after all the trouble that we took To try an' cheer,'is spirits up some'ow, 'E jes' sat there an' s...Rate it:

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The Duties of an Aide-de-camp
Andrew Barton Paterson
Oh, some folk think vice-royalty is festive and hilarious, The duties of an A.D.C. are manifold and various, So listen, whilst I tell in song Th...Rate it:

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The Faltering Knight
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
It knocks me can in, this ere game uv life, A bloke gets born, grows up, looks round fer fun, Dreams dilly dreams, then wakes to find a wife An' fa...Rate it:

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The Play
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Wot's in a name? -- she sez . . . An' then she sighs, An' clasps 'er little 'ands, an' rolls 'er eyes. 'A rose,' she sez, 'be any other name Wou...Rate it:

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The Quest Eternal
Andrew Barton Paterson
O west of all that a man holds dear, on the edge of the Kingdom Come, Where carriage is far too high for beer, and the pubs keep only rum, On the...Rate it:

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The Road to Hogan's Gap
Andrew Barton Paterson
Now look, you see, it’s this way like, You cross the broken bridge And run the crick down till you strike The second right-hand ridge. Th...Rate it:

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The Shepherd's Calendar - August
John Clare
Harvest approaches with its bustling day The wheat tans brown and barley bleaches grey In yellow garb the oat land intervenes And tawney glooms the...Rate it:

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