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A Game of Lawn Tennis
Amy Levy
lilac, and may, and laburnum, Of blossom,--We're losing the set! "Those volleys of Jenny's,--returnRate it:

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A Psalm Of Subjection
Joseph Furphy
prop, and squeal, and bite, You still put up a losing fight — Unconquerable soul, and all. StillRate it:

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A Satire, in Imitation of the Third of Juvenal
John Oldham
and waste insensibly away, 29I, like a losing gamester, thus retreat, 30To manage wiselier my last Rate it:

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A Song
Victor Marie Hugo
what a worthless pot! 'Twas God that had the losing lot So the devil won them both at that. God thRate it:

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A Toast to the Men
Edgar Albert Guest
blame us if their business fails, Or back a losing horse; And when it rains on holidays TRate it:

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A Woman’s Sonnets: VIII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
worlds within thy ken. I staked my all upon a losing game, Knowing the nature and the needs of men,Rate it:

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Amanda Barker
Edgar Lee Masters
that I could not bring forth life Without losing my own. In my youth therefore I entered the portRate it:

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An Evening
Dora Wilcox
is utter darkness too. We lost too much in losing thee, Yet we who knew and loved thee best,Rate it:

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An Orator’s Complaint
Robert Fuller Murray
Stage, Get checked in your noble rage By somehow losing your thread? Did you ever rise to reply ToRate it:

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Annus Memorabilis : Written in Commemoration of His Majesty's Happy Recovery
William Cowper
be known By sufferers like herself alone, Who losing, or supposing lost, The good on earth they valRate it:

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At Last
Helen Hunt Jackson
vainly thus I sit and dream and ponder, Love, Losing the precious present while I wonder, Love, AboRate it:

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At the Tug-0-War
Henry Lawson
and strength to pull them through; The boys were losing surely and defeat was very near, When, highRate it:

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Carry On
Robert William Service
height Is the man who can fight when he's losing. Carry on! Carry on! Things never were loominRate it:

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Ch 05 On Love And Youth Story 04
Sa di
affection to our sweethearts for fear of losing our lives. Thou who art a slave to thy selRate it:

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Ch 07 On The Effects Of Education Story 02
Sa di
hardships: It is difficult to obey after losing dignity And to bear violence from men Rate it:

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Cliche Came Out of its Cage
Clive Staples Lewis
last, And every man of decent blood is on the losing side. Take as your model the tall women withRate it:

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Comfort
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
-- thus, in sooth, To lose the sense of losing. As a child, Whose song-bird seeks the wood for everRate it:

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Consalvo
Count Giacomo Leopardi
to me this fatal day, Save for the thought of losing thee forever; Alas, forever do I part from theRate it:

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Content and Rich
Robert Southwell
happy chance. To rise by others' fall I deem a losing gain; All states with others' ruin built, ToRate it:

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Crossing The Tropics
Herman Melville
sight The Southern Cross it climbs the sky; But losing thee, my love, my light, O bride but for oneRate it:

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Deliciae Sapientiae de Amore
Coventry Patmore
they for ever follow there that kept, Or, losing, never slept Till they reconquer'd had in mortal fRate it:

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Demos
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Beware, I say, the failure and the shame Of losing that for which you now aspire So blindly, andRate it:

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Do You Bore Yourself
Kurt Philip Behm
hedge your bets, Never going all in For fear of losing the very thing That you haven’t got Do you Rate it:

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Don Juan: Canto The Fourteenth
George Gordon Lord Byron
choosing - The one is winning, and the other losing. Besides, my Muse by no means deals in fictiRate it:

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Dreams Neatly Stacked
Kurt Philip Behm
Never giving it all Never losing it all False wisdom From the voices of drought Emptying my heart With a soul left in parts All promises Vain wish...Rate it:

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