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Reasonable Interest
Ellis Parker Butler
I want to know how Bernard Shaw Likes beefsteak—fairly done, or raw? I want to know what kinds of shoes M. Maeterlinck and Howells use. I have gre...Rate it:

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Helen Hunt Jackson
Like a blind spinner in the sun, I tread my days; I know that all the threads will run Appointed ways; I know each day will bring its task, And, be...Rate it:

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Tasker Norcross
Edwin Arlington Robinson
“Whether all towns and all who live in them— So long as they be somewhere in this world That we in our complacency call ours— Are more or less t...Rate it:

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The discreet collector
Eugene Field
Down south there is a curio-shop Unknown to many men; Thereat do I intend to stop When I am south again; The narrow street through which to go-- ...Rate it:

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The Manuscript of Saint Alexius
Augusta Davies Webster
There came a child into the solemn hall where great Pope Innocent sat throned and heard angry disputings on Free-Will in man, Grace, Purity, and...Rate it:

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The Modern Major-General
William Schwenck Gilbert
I am the very pattern of a modern Major-Gineral, I've information vegetable, animal, and mineral; I know the kings of England, and I quote the figh...Rate it:

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The Pauper's Christmas Carol
Thomas Hood
Full of drink and full of meat, On our SAVIOUR'S natal day, CHARITY'S perennial treat; Thus I heard a Pauper say:— 'Ought not I to dance and sin...Rate it:

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A Christmas Colloquy
John Crowe Ransom
THE country farmer has his joys Of little city girls and boys When brother Thomas brings his brood Of motherless brats in Christmas mood To try our...Rate it:

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A Confidence
Paul Laurence Dunbar
UNCLE JOHN, he makes me tired; Thinks 'at he's jest so all-fired Smart, 'at he kin pick up, so, Ever'thing he wants to know. Tried to ketch me up l...Rate it:

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A Nativity
Rudyard Kipling
1914-18 The Babe was laid in the Manger Between the gentle kine -- All safe from cold and danger -- "But it was not so with mine, (With mine! With...Rate it:

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A Servant To Servants
Robert Frost
I didn't make you know how glad I was To have you come and camp here on our land. I promised myself to get down some day And see the way you lived,...Rate it:

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A Woman's Way
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Women is strange. You take my tip; I'm wise. I know enough to know I'll never know The 'uman female mind, or wot su'prise They 'as in store to bri...Rate it:

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Andy Veto
Henry Clay Work
Andy Veto never slept a wink last night; Darkeys, he's your Moses! Andy had to take us extra drink last night; Darkeys, he's your Moses! There was ...Rate it:

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Billy Barlow In Australia
Andrew Barton Paterson
When I was at home I was down on my luck, And I earned a poor living by drawing a truck; But old aunt died, and left me a thousand—"Oh, oh, I'll st...Rate it:

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Rudyard Kipling
(In Memory of a Commission) Help for a patriot distressed, a spotless spirit hurt, Help for an honourable clan sore trampled in the dirt! From Qu...Rate it:

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Demeter and Persephone
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Faint as a climate-changing bird that flies All night across the darkness, and at dawn Falls on the threshold of her native land, And can no more, ...Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Fourteenth
George Gordon Lord Byron
If from great nature's or our own abyss Of thought we could but snatch a certainty, Perhaps mankind might find the path they miss-- But then 'tw...Rate it:

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From: Preludes for Memnon
Conrad Potter Aiken
LXII I read the primrose and the sea and remember nothing I read Arcturus and the snow and remember nothing I read the green and white book of spr...Rate it:

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Hymns Of The Marshes.
Sidney Lanier
I. Sunrise. In my sleep I was fain of their fellowship, fain Of the live-oak, the marsh, and the main. The little green leaves would not let me ...Rate it:

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In the Orchard
Muriel Stuart
'I thought you loved me.' 'No, it was only fun.' 'When we stood there, closer than all?' 'Well, the harvest moon Was shining and queer in your hair...Rate it:

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In War-Time: An Aspiration Of The Spirit
Sydney Thompson Dobell
Lord Jesus, as a little child, Upon some high ascension day When a great people goes to pay Allegiance, and the tumult wild Roars by its thousand ...Rate it:

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Lament of the Maple Tree
James McIntyre
I laid me down one day in June; It was late-long after noon- A very sultry summer's eve, Such times the senses oft deceive. The place was 'neath ...Rate it:

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Listeners Luck
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'My sort,' she sez, 'don't meet no fairy prince.' I can't 'elp 'earin' part uv wot was said While I am sortin' taters in the shed. They've 'ad thes...Rate it:

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Margaret Of Cortona
Edith Wharton
Fra Paolo, since they say the end is near, And you of all men have the gentlest eyes, Most like our father Francis; since you know How I have toile...Rate it:

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Do you know the land where the lemon-trees grow, in darkened leaves the gold-oranges glow, a soft wind blows from the pure blue sky, the myrtle sta...Rate it:

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