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A Hymn in Praise of Neptune
Thomas Campion
OF Neptune's empire let us sing, At whose command the waves obey; To whom the rivers tribute pay, Down the high mountains sliding: To whom the ...Rate it:

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A Hymn of The Sea
William Cullen Bryant
The sea is mighty, but a mightier sways His restless billows. Thou, whose hands have scooped His boundless gulfs and built his shore, thy breath, T...Rate it:

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A HYMN TO BACCHUS
Robert Herrick
Bacchus, let me drink no more! Wild are seas that want a shore! When our drinking has no stint, There is no one pleasure in't. I have drank up for ...Rate it:

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A Hymn to Contentment
Thomas Parnell
Lovely, lasting peace of mind! Sweet delight of human-kind! Heavenly-born, and bred on high, To crown the fav'rites of the sky With more of happine...Rate it:

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A Hymn to Contentment
Thomas Parnell
Lovely, lasting peace of mind! Sweet delight of human-kind! Heavenly-born, and bred on high, To crown the fav'rites of the sky With more of happine...Rate it:

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A Hymn To My God
Sir Henry Wotton
OH thou great Power, in whom I move, For whom I live, to whom I die, Behold me through thy beams of love, Whilest on this Couch of tears I lye; ...Rate it:

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A Hymn to the Name and Honour of the Admirable Saint Teresa
Richard Crashaw
LOVE, thou are absolute, sole Lord Of life and death. To prove the word, We'll now appeal to none of all Those thy old soldiers, great and tall,...Rate it:

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A Jack-At-All-Views
Ambrose Bierce
So, Estee, you are still alive! I thought That you had died and were a blessed ghost I know at least your coffin once was bought With Railroad mone...Rate it:

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A Judgment In Heaven
Francis Thompson
Athwart the sod which is treading for God * the poet paced with his splendid eyes; Paradise-verdure he stately passes * to win to the Father of Par...Rate it:

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A Kentish Garden
Edith Nesbit
THERE is a grey-walled garden, far away From noise and smoke of cities, where the hours Pass with soft wings among the happy flowers, And lovely...Rate it:

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A Lakota Mother's Prayer
Kurt Philip Behm
‘Wana Hin Gle’ the Lakota call me, ‘Wana Hin Gle’ my given name ‘He Who Happens Now,’ the drum beat has found me, reaching into this moment beyon...Rate it:

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A Lamentation
Algernon Charles Swinburne
I. WHO hath known the ways of time Or trodden behind his feet? There is no such man among men. For chance overcomes him, or crime Changes; for all ...Rate it:

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A Last Confession
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Our Lombard country-girls along the coast Wear daggers in their garters: for they know That they might hate another girl to death Or meet a German ...Rate it:

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A Last Confession
William Butler Yeats
What lively lad most pleasured me Of all that with me lay? I answer that I gave my soul And loved in misery, But had great pleasure with a lad That...Rate it:

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A Late Lark Twitters From The Quiet Skies
William Ernest Henley
the quiet skies: And from the west, Where the sun, his day's work ended, Lingers as in content, There falls on the old, gray city An influence lumi...Rate it:

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A Lay of St. Gengulphus
Richard Harris Barham
'Non multo post, Gengulphus, in domo sua dormiens, occisus est a quodam clerico qui cum uxore sua adulterare solebat. Cujus corpus dum in fereto in...Rate it:

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A Leave-Taking
Algernon Charles Swinburne
A Leave-Taking Let us go hence, my songs; she will not hear. Let us go hence together without fear; Keep silence no...Rate it:

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A Legacy
John Greenleaf Whittier
Friend of my many years! When the great silence falls, at last, on me, Let me not leave, to pain and sadden thee, A memory of tears, But pleasant t...Rate it:

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A Legend Of Christ's Nativity
Duncan Campbell Scott
At Bethlehem upon the hill, The day was done, the night was nigh, The dusk was deep and had its will, The stars were very small and still, Like unb...Rate it:

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A Legend of Service
Henry Van Dyke
It pleased the Lord of Angels (praise His name!) To hear, one day, report from those who came With pitying sorrow, or exultant joy, To tell of eart...Rate it:

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A Letter
John Greenleaf Whittier
'TIS over, Moses! All is lost! I hear the bells a-ringing; Of Pharaoh and his Red Sea host I hear the Free-Wills singing.* We're routed, Moses, hor...Rate it:

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A Letter from a Girl to Her Own Old Age
Alice Meynell
Listen, and when thy hand this paper presses, O time-worn woman, think of her who blesses What thy thin fingers touch, with her caresses. O mot...Rate it:

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A Letter From the Trenches to a School Friend
Charles Hamilton Sorley
I have not brought my Odyssey With me here across the sea; But you'll remember, when I say How, when they went down Sparta way, To sandy Sparta, lo...Rate it:

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A Letter To Monsieur Boileau Despreaux, Occasioned By The Victory At Blenheim
Matthew Prior
Since hired for life, thy servile Muse must sing Successive conquests and a glorious King; Must of a man immortal vainly boast, And bring him laure...Rate it:

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A Litany
John Donne
I. THE FATHER. FATHER of Heaven, and Him, by whom It, and us for it, and all else for us, Thou madest, and govern'st ever, come And re-create...Rate it:

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