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'Got-a-Fag'
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
of twisted wire and iron, and a dozen yards of rope. In the morn a startled sentry, through the eaRate it:

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16. Of Gluttony and Feasting
Sebastian Brant
guild. Upset the glass, the drinker too, A rope around his neck would do Him better far than wildRate it:

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A Crowded Trolley-Car
Elinor Morton Wylie
or gnarled and stiff, Snatch and catch and grope; That face is yellow-pale, as if The fellow swuRate it:

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A Day At Tivoli - Prologue
John Kenyon
gay-gadding without fear; Or else in verdant rope their fibres string, As if to tempt the little LRate it:

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A Death-Bed
Rudyard Kipling
a prison-yard-- Some die broken by rape or the rope; Some die easily. This dies hard. "I will dashRate it:

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A Description of a City Shower
Jonathan Swift
up again. Brisk Susan whips her Linen from the Rope, While the first drizzling Show'r is born aslRate it:

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A Fairly Sad Tale
Dorothy Parker
careless rapture, I must go on, till ends my rope, Who from my birth was cursed with hope. A heart Rate it:

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A House With Sea Water
Nikhil Parekh
glass aquariums of fish suspended from golden rope, i would then ride in my sea horse boat, paraRate it:

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A Humble Heroine
William Topaz McGonagall
as she drew the water a shot cut the rope in her hand; But she caught the pail with her hand dexterRate it:

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A Literary Hangman
Ambrose Bierce
of dirt great Neilson loves To hide the avenging rope. He handles all he touches without gloves, ExRate it:

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A Little Bit Of
Nikhil Parekh
effusive emotions, A little bit of entangled rope; on which I could vigorously roll and swing, Rate it:

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A London Fête
Coventry Patmore
lit with hell, Burnt one way all, to see the rope Unslacken as the platform fell. The rope flew tigRate it:

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A Mixed Crew
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Neild is founderin', shoutin' for a rope; But pull, lads, pull, for the shore's our only hope. NoteRate it:

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A Parental Ode to My Son, Aged 3 Years and 5 months
Thomas Hood
hope! (He'll break the mirror with that skipping-rope!) With pure heart newly stamped from Nature'sRate it:

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A Portrait in Georgia
Jean Toomer
Hair-braided chestnut, coiled like a lyncher's rope, Eyes-fagots, Lips-old scars, or the first red blisters, Breath-the last sweet scent of cane, A...Rate it:

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A Sailor's Song
Paul Laurence Dunbar
the strain that pleases me; And swish of rope and ring of chain Are music to men who sail the main.Rate it:

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A Song in Time of Order. 1852
Algernon Charles Swinburne
the bastard Kick heels with his throat in a rope. While the shepherd sets wolves on his sheep And Rate it:

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A Spiritual Manifestation
John Greenleaf Whittier
when the hangman at their heels Came, rope in hand to catch them, I took the hunted outcasts in, I Rate it:

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A Voice From The Factories
Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton
simulated airs of gaiety Rise to the dangerous rope, and bend the supple knee? IV. Painted and sRate it:

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Acts of Courage
Nikhil Parekh
He walked adroitly on tight strained cotton rope, Tied at both ends to the tallest precipice of blood stained rock. He skydived into dark valleys...Rate it:

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Ad Moodium
Ambrose Bierce
and delight me; But some day I might think a rope Would chase and bite me. 'Curst Reason! Faith foRate it:

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Alive As A Ghost
Nikhil Parekh
was being ruthlessly asphyxiated with threadbare rope; a horde of criminals trying their best to slRate it:

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All I Want Is Everything
Nikhil Parekh
wandering on this globe, All I want is a rope; which caught me my prey; as I languidly tossed it Rate it:

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Alma; or, The Progress of the Mind. In Three Cantos. - Canto II.
Matthew Prior
despair to reach. He, perfect dancer, climbs the rope, And balances your fear and hope. If, after sRate it:

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Ametas And Thestylis Making Hay-Ropes
Andrew Marvell
binds Hay. Thestylis Think'st Thou that this Rope would twine If we both should turn one way? WherRate it:

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