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France--December 1870
George Meredith
lo the league-long chains! Fond Mother of her martial youth; they pass, Are spectres in her sight, Rate it:

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From Anacreon
George Gordon Lord Byron
war, Or Tyrian Cadmus roved afar; But still, to martial strains unknown, My lyre recurs to love aloRate it:

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Funeral Of Youth, The: Threnody
Rupert Brooke
most hoarse, and Captain PRIDE with tanned And martial face all grim, and fussy JOY, Who had to catRate it:

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General Grant -- The Hero Of The War
George Moses Horton
them at thy pleasure through the land, Whose martial soldiers never did recoil Nor fail in any placRate it:

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General John
William Schwenck Gilbert
MAJOR-GENERAL JOHN'S. A sneer would play on his martial phiz, Superior birth to show; "Pish!" was Rate it:

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Goliath Of Gath
Phillis Wheatley
SAMUEL, Chap. xvii. YE martial pow'rs, and all ye tuneful nine, Inspire my song, and aid my high design. The dreadful scenes and toils of war I wr...Rate it:

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Grass From The Battle-Field
Sydney Thompson Dobell
columns come; And as they come their mighty martial sound Blows on before them as a flaming fire BlRate it:

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Hail, Zaragoza! If With Unwet eye
William Wordsworth
desolate remains are trophies high Of more than martial courage in the breast Of peaceful civic virRate it:

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Halloween
Robert Burns
wimplin' clear, Where Bruce ance ruled the martial ranks, And shook his Carrick spear, Some merrRate it:

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Here Died
Henry Lawson
the invaders back. There'll be no music or martial noise, save the guns to help you through, ForRate it:

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His Excellency General Washington
Phillis Wheatley
and honors—we demand The grace and glory of thy martial band. Fam'd for thy valour, for thy virtuesRate it:

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His Sweetheart
Isabella Valancy Crawford
Sylvia dreams that bugles play, Hears a martial drumming; Sylvia springs to meet the day WitRate it:

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How Florence Rings Her Bells
Alfred Austin
and blare of brass, And Switzers marching with martial stride, And cavaliers trampling brown the grRate it:

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Hudibras: Part 1 - Canto III
Samuel Butler
some report,) was got among The foremost of the martial throng; There pitying the vanquish'd Bear, Rate it:

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Hymn of the Moravian Nuns of Bethlehem at the Consecration of Pulaski's Banner
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
feet, Then this crimson flag shall be Martial cloak and shroud for thee." The warrior toRate it:

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Imploring To Be Resigned At Death
George Moses Horton
away. Let me die like a son of the brave, And martial distinction display, Nor shrink from a thRate it:

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In Memoriam
Ralph Waldo Emerson
with homage to the good Flamed from his martial eye; He who seemed a soldier born, He should have tRate it:

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In Praise Of Contentment
Eugene Field
that man law, While this one follows pathways martial-- What moots it whither mortals turn? Grim faRate it:

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In Praise of the Hemp-Seed
John Taylor
and Cicero, and Cato, Du Bartas, Ariosto, Martial, Tasso, Plantus, and Homer, Terence, Virgill, NasRate it:

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Isaiah LXIII
Phillis Wheatley
from Idumea's road? In Bosrah's dies, with martial glories join'd, His purple vesture waves upon thRate it:

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Jack o' the Cudgel
William Topaz McGonagall
Croquard; And he had all the appearance of his martial calling, But on this particular morning he wRate it:

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January, 1795
Mary Darby Robinson
only fit for nurses ; School-boys, smit with martial spirit, Taking place of vet'ran merit. HonestRate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 01 - part 01
Torquato Tasso
you read. VI Six years were run since first in martial guise The Christian Lords warraid the easteRate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 03 - part 04
Torquato Tasso
well that is betide, That I so well can use this martial trade, To whom so rare a gift he did preseRate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 04 - part 06
Torquato Tasso
sword and lance, And swear no more to use this martial guise; For ill deserves he to be termed a knRate it:

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