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'Bobbie' for Brotherhood
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Lang syne I penned a mickle rhyme That muckle grief brocht to my soul; For critics said 'twas aye a crime Nae Scottish patriot could thole Whit w...Rate it:

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A bat flits
Yosa Buson
A bat flits in moonlight above the plum blossoms. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A bath when you're born
Kobayashi Issa
His death poem: A bath when you're born, a bath when you die, how stupid. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A bee
Matsuo Basho
A bee staggers out of the peony. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A caterpillar
Matsuo Basho
A caterpillar, this deep in fall-- still not a butterfly. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A cool fall night
Matsuo Basho
At a hermitage: A cool fall night-- getting dinner, we peeled eggplants, cucumbers. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A cuckoo sings
Kobayashi Issa
A cuckoo sings to me, to the mountain, to me, to the mountain. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A field of cotton
Matsuo Basho
A field of cotton-- as if the moon had flowered. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A First Review
Robert Graves
Love, Fear and Hate and Childish Toys Are here discreetly blent; Admire, you ladies, read, you boys, My Country Sentiment. But Kate says, 'Cut tha...Rate it:

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A huge frog and I
Kobayashi Issa
A huge frog and I, staring at each other, neither of us moves. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A Letter Home
Siegfried Sassoon
(To Robert Graves) I Here I'm sitting in the gloom Of my quiet attic room. France goes rolling all around, Fledged with forest May has crown...Rate it:

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A Light Woman
Robert Browning
I. So far as our story approaches the end, Which do you pity the most of us three?--- My friend, or the mistress of my friend With her wanton ...Rate it:

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A monk sips morning tea
Matsuo Basho
A monk sips morning tea, it's quiet, the chrysanthemum's flowering. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A Monumental Column
John Webster
TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR ROBERT CARR, VISCOUNT ROCHESTER, KNIGHT OF THE MOST NOBLE ORDER OF THE GARTER, AND ONE OF HIS MAJESTY'S MOST HONOURABLE...Rate it:

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A Panegyric Of The Dean In The Person Of A Lady In The North
Jonathan Swift
Resolved my gratitude to show, Thrice reverend Dean, for all I owe, Too long I have my thanks delay'd; Your favours left too long unpaid; But now, ...Rate it:

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A Parodist's Apology
James Kenneth Stephen
If I've dared laugh at you, Robert Browning, 'Tis with eyes that with you have often wept: You have oftener left me smiling or frowning, Than any ...Rate it:

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A Prologue
John Le Gay Brereton
While to the clarion blown by Marlowe's breath Tall Tragedy tramped by in hues of death, And Shakespeare yet was tuning string by string, With Engl...Rate it:

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A Sequence of Sonnets on the Death of Robert Browning
Algernon Charles Swinburne
I1. The clearest eyes in all the world they read . With sense more keen and spirit of sight more true . Than burns and thri...Rate it:

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A snowy morning
Matsuo Basho
A snowy morning-- by myself, chewing on dried salmon. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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A Summary History of Lord Clive
William Topaz McGonagall
About a hundred and fifty years ago, History relates it happened so, A big ship sailed from the shores of Britain Bound for India across the raging...Rate it:

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A Walk
Rainer Maria Rilke
My eyes already touch the sunny hill. going far ahead of the road I have begun. So we are grasped by what we cannot grasp; it has inner light, even...Rate it:

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Adventures of King Robert the Bruce
William Topaz McGonagall
King Robert the Bruce's deadly enemy, John of Lorn, Joined the English with eight hundred Highlanders one morn, All strong, hardy, and active fearl...Rate it:

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Ainsi Va le Monde
Mary Darby Robinson
[As a Tribute of Esteem and Admiration this Poem is inscribed to ROBERT MERRY, Esq. A. M. Member of the Royal Academy at Florence, and Author of th...Rate it:

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All the time I pray to Buddha
Kobayashi Issa
All the time I pray to Buddha I keep on killing mosquitoes. Translated by Robert Hass Rate it:

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An Epistle Of The Right Honourable Sir Robert Walpole
Richard Savage
Still let low wits, who sense nor honour prize, Sneer at all gratitude, all truth disguise; At living worth, because alive, exclaim, Insult the exi...Rate it:

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