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The Tropics in New York
Claude McKay
Bananas ripe and green, and ginger-root, Cocoa in pods and alligator pears, And tangerines and mangoes and grape fruit, Fit for the highest prize a...Rate it:

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Vi'lits
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I wus pickin' gipsy vi'lits fer to try an' square Doreen. We 'ad words . . . about pianners - fer she wants one awful keen 'Igh words, about 'igh...Rate it:

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Stay Close To Me
Mario William Vitale
breathless pant into the leaves through the somber tender moment my heart permeates an escape we have come to far not to turn around now whispers t...Rate it:

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Toomai of the Elephants
Rudyard Kipling
I will remember what I was. I am sick of rope and chain-- I will remember my old strength and all my forest-affairs. I will not sell my back to man...Rate it:

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Dæmonic Love
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Man was made of social earth, Child and brother from his birth; Tethered by a liquid cord Of blood through veins of kindred poured, Next his heart ...Rate it:

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Says Rahim
Abdul Rahim Khan-I-khana
Says Rahim do not snap ever the thread of love once broken, it does not unite if it does, knots appear. Says Rahim do not spurn the tr...Rate it:

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Alms
Edna St. Vincent Millay
My heart is what it was before, A house where people come and go; But it is winter with your love, The sashes are beset with snow. I light the lam...Rate it:

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The Vixen
John Clare
Among the taller wood with ivy hung, The old fox plays and dances round her young. She snuffs and barks if any passes by And swings her tail and tu...Rate it:

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A Ballad Of Nursery Rhyme
Robert Graves
Strawberries that in gardens grow Are plump and juicy fine, But sweeter far as wise men know Spring from the woodland vine. No need for bowl or si...Rate it:

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A Beautiful Young Nymph Going To Bed
Jonathan Swift
Corinna, Pride of Drury-Lane, For whom no Shepherd sighs in vain; Never did Covent Garden boast So bright a batter'd, strolling Toast; No drunken R...Rate it:

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A Daughter of Eve
Christina Georgina Rossetti
A fool I was to sleep at noon, And wake when night is chilly Beneath the comfortless cold moon; A fool to pluck my rose too soon, A fool to snap my...Rate it:

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A Death More Horrific Than What Death Could Ever Be
Nikhil Parekh
I didn't know whether to plunge into the well of treacherously vindictive scorpions; or whether to hang myself insanely upside down from the cadave...Rate it:

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A Fable
William Cowper
A raven, while with glossy breast Her new-laid eggs she fondly press'd, And, on her wicker-work high mounted, Her chickens prematurely counted (A f...Rate it:

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A Fantasy
James Whitcomb Riley
A fantasy that came to me As wild and wantonly designed As ever any dream might be Unraveled from a madman's mind,-- A tangle-work of tissue, wroug...Rate it:

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A Marching Song
Algernon Charles Swinburne
We mix from many lands, We march for very far; In hearts and lips and hands Our staffs and weapons are; The light we walk in d...Rate it:

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A Tribute To My Grandparents
Nikhil Parekh
There was a time when we frivolously hid behind the rocks; gallivanted on golden sands of the beach trying to catch each other, While at the prese...Rate it:

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A Unique Perspective
Mario William Vitale
shower my love among the sun carry it's story with a bit of fun shallow peaks stand erect by force each of us is responsible for are action...Rate it:

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After Marriage
Nikhil Parekh
Before marriage she used to keep me handsomely like a king on her lids; dancing them every now and again to rejuvenate my overwhelmingly harried se...Rate it:

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Aids Doesn't Kill. Your Attitude Kills.
Nikhil Parekh
Compassionately shaking hands with them; wont in anyway enshroud every ingredient of your blood with the most unforgivably cancerous of disease; wo...Rate it:

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All I Want Is Everything
Nikhil Parekh
All I want is a chain of thick gold adorning my neck, All I want is a stream of white champagne to incessantly titillate my throat, All I want ...Rate it:

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An Epilogue
John Dryden
You saw your wife was chaste, yet throughly tried, And, without doubt, you are hugely edified; For, like our hero, whom we showed to-day, You th...Rate it:

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An etching
Emily Pauline Johnson
A meadow brown; across the yonder edge A zigzag fence is ambling; here a wedge Of underbush has cleft its course in twain, Till where beyond it ...Rate it:

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And Still Expect
Nikhil Parekh
Could you disastrously empty the sky of its voluptuously crimson clouds; and still expect it to torrentially shower bountifully blissful droplets o...Rate it:

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Apology For Bad Dreams
Robinson Jeffers
I In the purple light, heavy with redwood, the slopes drop seaward, Headlong convexities of forest, drawn in together to the steep ravine. Below, o...Rate it:

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As If The Most Ultimate Of Kings.
Nikhil Parekh
It might have been to viciously slander me; venomously dissolve me like a piece of frigid shit; an infinite kilometers well beneath the murderous c...Rate it:

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