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Jilted
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Lucy done gone back on me, Dat's de way wif life. Evaht'ing was movin' free, T'ought I had my wife. Den some dahky comes along, Sings my gal a litt...Rate it:

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Limitations
Paul Laurence Dunbar
EF you's only got de powah fe' to blow a little whistle, Keep ermong de people wid de whistles. Ef you don't, you'll fin' out sho'tly dat you's th'...Rate it:

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Long Ago
Paul Laurence Dunbar
De ol' time's gone, de new time's hyeah Wid all hits fuss an' feddahs; I done fu'got de joy an' cheah We knowed all kin's o' weddahs, I done fu'got...Rate it:

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My Garishly Striped Helmet
Nikhil Parekh
Normally I would have fallen on the ground in a bedraggled heap; as the colossal slabs of concrete tore loose and descended from the terrace of the...Rate it:

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Nine from Eight
Sidney Lanier
I was drivin' my two-mule waggin, With a lot o' truck for sale, Towards Macon, to git some baggin' (Which my cotton was ready to bale), And I come ...Rate it:

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Noon
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Shadder in de valley Sunlight on de hill, Sut'ny wish dat locus' Knowed how to be still. Don't de heat already Mek a body hum, 'Dout dat insec' say...Rate it:

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Ogs
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
It chanced one day, in the middle of May, There came to the great King Splosh A policeman, who said, while scratching his head, There isn't a stone...Rate it:

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On The Road
Paul Laurence Dunbar
I 's boun' to see my gal to-night-- Oh, lone de way, my dearie! De moon ain't out, de stars ain't bright-- Oh, lone de way, my dearie! Dis hoss o' ...Rate it:

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Philosophy
Paul Laurence Dunbar
I been t'inkin' 'bout de preachah; whut he said de othah night, 'Bout hit bein' people's dooty, fu' to keep dey faces bright; How one ought to live...Rate it:

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Possum
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Ef dey 's anyt'ing dat riles me An' jes' gits me out o' hitch, Twell I want to tek my coat off, So 's to r'ar an' t'ar an' pitch, Hit's to see some...Rate it:

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Speakin' At De Cou't-House
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Dey been speakin' at de cou't-house, An' laws-a-massy me, 'T was de beatness kin' o' doin's Dat evah I did see. Of cose I had to be dah In de middl...Rate it:

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The Death
Leon Gellert
I’m hit. It’s come at last, I feel a smart Of needles in ……My God …. I’m hit again! No pain this time……no pain….. and yet….. my heart…… Where is my...Rate it:

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The Destroyers
Rudyard Kipling
The strength of twice three thousand horse That seeks the single goal; The line that holds the rending course, The hate that swings the whole; The ...Rate it:

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The Haughty Actor
William Schwenck Gilbert
AN actor - GIBBS, of Drury Lane - Of very decent station, Once happened in a part to gain Excessive approbation: It sometimes turns a fellow's brai...Rate it:

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The Looking-Glass
Paul Laurence Dunbar
DINAH stan' befo' de glass, Lookin' moughty neat, An' huh purty shadder sass At huh haid an' feet. While she sasshay 'roun' an' bow, Smilin' den an...Rate it:

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The News
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Whut dat you whisperin' keepin' f'om me? Don't shut me out 'cause I 's ol' an' can't see. Somep'n's gone wrong dat 's a-causin' you dread,-- Don't ...Rate it:

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The Photograph
Paul Laurence Dunbar
See dis pictyah in my han'? Dat's my gal; Ain't she purty? goodness lan'! Huh name Sal. Dat's de very way she be-- Kin' o' tickles me to see Huh a-...Rate it:

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The Reward of Merit
William Schwenck Gilbert
DR. BELVILLE was regarded as the CRICHTON of his age: His tragedies were reckoned much too thoughtful for the stage; His poems held a noble rank, a...Rate it:

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The Rivals
Paul Laurence Dunbar
'TWAS three an' thirty year ago, I When I was ruther young, you know, I had my last an' only fight About a gal one summer night. 'Twas me an' Zekel...Rate it:

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The Tree-Toad
James Whitcomb Riley
''Scurious-like,' said the tree-toad, 'I've twittered far rain all day; And I got up soon, And I hollered till noon-- But the sun, hit blazed away,...Rate it:

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The Tryst
Paul Laurence Dunbar
DE night creep down erlong de lan', De shadders rise an' shake, De frog is sta'tin' up his ban', De cricket is awake; My wo'k is mos' nigh done, Ce...Rate it:

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The Wounded Bird
Katherine Mansfield
In the wide bed Under the freen embroidered quilt With flowers and leaves always in soft motion She is like a wounded bird resting on a pool. The ...Rate it:

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The Wreck of the Golfer
Andrew Barton Paterson
It was the Bondi golfing man Drove off from the golf house tee, And he had taken his little daughter To bear him company. "Oh, Father, why do y...Rate it:

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Thomas Winterbottom Hance
William Schwenck Gilbert
IN all the towns and cities fair On Merry England's broad expanse, No swordsman ever could compare With THOMAS WINTERBOTTOM HANCE. The dauntless l...Rate it:

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Trouble In De Kitchen
Paul Laurence Dunbar
DEY was oncet a awful quoil 'twixt de skillet an' de pot; De pot was des a-bilin' an' de skillet sho' was hot. Dey slurred each othah's colah an' ...Rate it:

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