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Twits
Joe Giso
The little twits They ingratiate To a particular vice Deftly navigate Pick one Not nice Try another Till its done The bastards will never die T...Rate it:

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M'Fingal - Canto I
John Trumbull
When Yankies, skill'd in martial rule, First put the British troops to school; Instructed them in warlike trade, And new manoeuvres of parade, The ...Rate it:

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Bird Watcher
Robert William Service
In Wall Street once a potent power, And now a multi-millionaire Alone within a shady bower In clothes his valet would not wear, He watche...Rate it:

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The Bridge: Atlantis
Harold Hart Crane
Through the bound cable strands, the arching path Upward, veering with light, the flight of strings,— Taut miles of shuttling moonlight syncopate...Rate it:

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Modern Love XLI: How Many a Thing
George Meredith
How many a thing which we cast to the ground, When others pick it up becomes a gem! We grasp at all the wealth it is to them; And by reflected l...Rate it:

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Parade-Song of the Camp-Animals
Rudyard Kipling
Elephants of the Gun-Teams We lent to Alexander the strength of Hercules, The wisdom of our foreheads, the cunning of our knees. We bowed our nec...Rate it:

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The Storm
Joe Giso
The Storm within Feeds on many a thing A preference for sin Pick one or the other Not good? Try another A platter of seven A feast fallen from T...Rate it:

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"My Heart Cry's for love"
wendy Kellogg
I wonder alone in pain sadness I pick up my heart on the floor with tears running down my face I walked along the dead road of pain that has ever f...Rate it:

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A Border Ballad
Paul Laurence Dunbar
OH, I haven't got long to live, for we all Die soon, e'en those who live longest; And the poorest and weakest are taking their chance Along with th...Rate it:

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A Bushman's Song
Andrew Barton Paterson
I’M travellin’ down the Castlereagh, and I’m a station hand, I’m handy with the ropin’ pole, I’m handy with the brand, And I can ride a rowdy col...Rate it:

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A Castaway
Augusta Davies Webster
Poor little diary, with its simple thoughts, its good resolves, its "Studied French an hour," "Read Modern History," "Trimmed up my grey hat," "Dar...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 Dialogue Between Thyrsis And Dorinda
Andrew Marvell
Dorinda When Death, shall snatch us from these Kids, And shut up our divided Lids, Tell me Thyrsis, prethee do, Whither thou and I must go. Thyrsi...Rate it:

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A Dorset Idyl
Francis Turner Palgrave
_HARCOMBE NEAR LYME_ September: 1878 Before me with one happy heave Of golden green the hillside curves, Where slowly, smoothly, rounding swerves...Rate it:

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A Duet
Thomas Sturge Moore
'FLOWERS nodding gaily, scent in air, Flowers posied, flowers for the hair, Sleepy flowers, flowers bold to stare----' 'O pick me some!' 'S...Rate it:

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A Few Lines to Beauty
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Girls! You with the bobbed hair or Mary Pickford curls, Likewise you others Who still adopt the hair-dressing style, That makes the moderns smi...Rate it:

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A Holy War
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'Young friend!' . . . I tries to duck, but miss the bus. 'E sees me first, an' 'as me by the 'and. 'Young friend!' 'e sez; an' starts to make a fus...Rate it:

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A Letter to the Front
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I 'ave written Mick a letter in reply to one uv 'is, Where 'e arsts 'ow things is goin' where the gums an' wattles is - So I tries to buck 'im up a...Rate it:

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A New Year's Plaint
James Whitcomb Riley
In words like weeds, I'll wrap me o'er, Like coarsest clothes against the cold; But that large grief which these enfold Is given in outline and no ...Rate it:

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A Nightmare
William Schwenck Gilbert
When you're lying awake with a dismal headache, and repose is taboo'd by anxiety, I conceive you may use any language you choose to indulge in with...Rate it:

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A Redeemer
Robinson Jeffers
The road had steepened and the sun sharpened on the high ridges; the stream probably was dry, Certainly not to be come to down the pit of the canyo...Rate it:

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A Roadway
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Let those who will stride on their barren roads And prick themselves to haste with self-made goads, Unheeding, as they struggle day by day, If flow...Rate it:

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A Song Of Delight
Alice Guerin Crist
Oh! Have you stolen out, one summer morning To pick white crocus ‘neath the garden wall, Or shaken softly the big scented roses And watched the dew...Rate it:

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A Te Deum
Alfred Austin
Now let me praise the Lord, The Lord, the Maker of all! I will praise Him on timbrel and chord; Will praise Him, whatever befall. For the Heavens ...Rate it:

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After Apple Picking
Robert Frost
My long two-pointed ladder's sticking through a tree Toward heaven still. And there's a barrel that I didn't fill Beside it, and there may be tw...Rate it:

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