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When Malindy Sings
Paul Laurence Dunbar
G'way an' quit dat noise, Miss Lucy-- Put dat music book away; What's de use to keep on tryin'? Ef you practise twell you're gray, You cain't sta't...Rate it:

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A Preference
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Mastah drink his ol' Made'a, Missy drink huh sherry wine, Ovahseah lak his whiskey, But dat othah drink is mine, Des' 'lasses an' watah, 'lasses an...Rate it:

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Faith
Paul Laurence Dunbar
I'S a-gittin' weary of de way dat people do, De folks dat's got dey 'ligion in dey fiahplace an' flue; Dey's allus somep'n comin' so de spit'll hav...Rate it:

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Piers Plowman The Prologue (B-Text)
William Langland
In a somer sesun, whon softe was the sonn{.e}, I schop me into a shroud, as I a scheep wer{.e}; In habite as an hermite unholy of werk{.e}s...Rate it:

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Puttin' The Baby Away
Paul Laurence Dunbar
EIGHT of 'em hyeah all tol' an' yet Dese eyes o' mine is wringin' wet; My haht's a-achin' ha'd an' so', De way hit nevah ached befo'; My soul's a-p...Rate it:

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The Carlysles
Franklin P. Adams
[I was talking with a newspaper man the other day who seemed to think that the fact that Mrs. Carlyle threw a teacup at Mr. Carlyle should be given...Rate it:

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The Chant Of The Cross-Bearing Child
James Whitcomb Riley
I bear dis cross dis many a mile. O de cross-bearin' chile-- De cross-bearin' chile! I bear dis cross 'long many a road Wha' de pink ain't bloom' ...Rate it:

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The Colored Band
Paul Laurence Dunbar
W'EN de colo'ed ban' comes ma'chin' down de street, Don't you people stan' daih starin'; lif' yo' feet! Ain't dey playin'? Hip, hooray! Stir yo' st...Rate it:

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The Old Cabin
Paul Laurence Dunbar
IN de dead of night I sometimes, Git to t'inkin' of de pas' An' de days w'en slavery helt me In my mis'ry — ha'd an' fas'. Dough de time was might...Rate it:

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The Old Front Gate
Paul Laurence Dunbar
W'en daih's chillun in de house, Dey keep on a-gittin' tall; But de folks don' seem to see Dat dey's growin' up at all, 'Twell dey fin'...Rate it:

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The Plantation Child's Lullaby
Paul Laurence Dunbar
WINTAH time hit comin' Stealin' thoo de night; Wake up in the mo'nin' Evah ting is white; Cabin lookin' lonesome Stannin' in de snow, Meks you kin'...Rate it:

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When De Folks Is Gone
James Whitcomb Riley
What dat scratchin' at de kitchin do'? Done heah'n dat foh an hour er mo'! Tell you Mr. Niggah, das sho's yo' bo'n, Hit's mighty lonesome waitin' w...Rate it:

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Woodmanship
George Gascoigne
My worthy Lord, I pray you wonder not To see your woodman shoot so oft awry, Nor that he stands amazèd like a sot, And lets the harmless deer unhur...Rate it:

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Con large comme un estuaire
Guillaume Apollinaire
Con large comme un estuaire Où meurt mon amoureux reflux Tu as la saveur poissonnière l'odeur de la bite et du cul La fraîche odeur trouduculière F...Rate it:

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La cueillette
Guillaume Apollinaire
Nous vînmes au jardin fleuri pour la cueillette. Belle, sais-tu combien de fleurs, de roses-thé, Roses pâles d'amour qui couronnent ta tête...Rate it:

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La Jolie Rousse
Guillaume Apollinaire
Me voici devant tous un homme plein de sens Connaissant la vie et de la mort ce qu'un vivant peut connaître Ayant éprouvé les douleurs et les jo...Rate it:

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Le temps perdu
Rene Francois Armand Prudhomme
Si peu d'oeuvres pour tant de fatigue et d'ennui ! De stériles soucis notre journée est pleine : Leur meute sans pitié nous chasse à perdre haleine...Rate it:

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The Defence of Lucknow
Alfred Lord Tennyson
I BANNER of England, not for a season, O banner of Britain, hast thou Floated in conquering battle or flapt to the battle-cry! Never with mightier ...Rate it:

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Malmaison
Amy Lowell
I How the slates of the roof sparkle in the sun, over there, over there, beyond the high wall! How quietly the Seine runs in loops and windings, o...Rate it:

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A New Year's Time At Willards's
James Whitcomb Riley
1 The Hired Man Talks There's old man Willards; an' his wife; An' Marg'et-- S'repty's sister--; an' There's me-- an' I'm the hired man; An' Tomps ...Rate it:

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De Critters' Dance
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Ain't nobody nevah tol' you not a wo'd a-tall, 'Bout de time dat all de critters gin dey fancy ball? Some folks tell it in a sto'y, some folks sing...Rate it:

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De Way T'ings Come
Paul Laurence Dunbar
De way t'ings come, hit seems to me, Is des' one monst'ous mystery; De way hit seem to strike a man, Dey ain't no sense, dey ain't no plan; Ef trou...Rate it:

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Dely
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Jes' lak toddy wahms you thoo' Sets yo' haid a reelin', Meks you ovah good and new, Dat 's de way I 's feelin'. Seems to me hit 's summah time, Dou...Rate it:

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Fishing
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Wen I git up in de mo'nin' an' de clouds is big an' black, Dey's a kin' o' wa'nin' shivah goes a-scootin' down my back; Den I says to my ol' ooman ...Rate it:

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Merciles Beaute
Geoffrey Chaucer
1. CAPTIVITY YOUR eyen two wol slee me sodenly, I may the beaute of hem not sustene, So woundeth hit through-out my herte kene. And but your ...Rate it:

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