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The Secret of the Machines
Rudyard Kipling
Modern Machinery We were taken from the ore-bed and the mine, We were melted in the furnace and the pit-- We were cast and wrought and hammered to ...Rate it:

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The Song Of Honour
Ralph Hodgson
I climbed a hill as light fell short, And rooks came home in scramble sort, And filled the trees and flapped and fought And sang themselves to s...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 Ballad
James Whitcomb Riley
With A Serious Conclusion Crowd about me, little children-- Come and cluster 'round my knee While I tell a little story That happened once with me...Rate it:

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A Ballad of Ducks
Andrew Barton Paterson
The railway rattled and roared and swung With jolting and bumping trucks. The sun, like a billiard red ball, hung In the Western sky: and the ti...Rate it:

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All I Ended Up Doing - Part 2
Nikhil Parekh
Believe me I had come only to tickle your mischievously drooping eyelashes; nimbly run my fingers through their insurmountably voluptuous charisma;...Rate it:

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Camptown Races
Stephen C. Foster
De Camptown ladies sing dis song -- Doo-dah! doo-dah! De Camptown racetrack five miles long -- Oh! doo-dah day! I come down dah wid my hat caved in...Rate it:

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From the Gulf
William Henry Ogilvie
Store cattle from Nelanjie! The mob goes feeding past, With half-a-mile of sandhill 'twixt the leaders and the last; The nags that move behind th...Rate it:

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Hiawatha's Wooing
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"As unto the bow the cord is, So unto the man is woman; Though she bends him, she obeys him, Though she draws him, yet she follows; Useless ea...Rate it:

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In the Sante
Guillaume Apollinaire
I Before I got into my cell I had to strip my body bare I heard an ominous voice say Well Guillaume what are you doing here Lazarus steps into th...Rate it:

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Macbreath
Andrew Barton Paterson
A Tragedy as Played at Ryde** Macbreath Mr Henley Macpuff Mr Terry The Ghost ACT I TIME: The day before the election SCENE: A Drummoyne tram runn...Rate it:

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My Heart Dictated Me
Nikhil Parekh
My legs dictated me to run; chase her reflection till the point it became entirely invisible; blending with the ethereally fading horizons, My ey...Rate it:

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Ode to Salvador Dali
Federico García Lorca
A rose in the high garden you desire. A wheel in the pure syntax of steel. The mountain stripped bare of Impressionist fog, The grays watching over...Rate it:

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Old Vicarage, The - Grantchester
Rupert Brooke
(Cafe des Westens, Berlin, May 1912) Just now the lilac is in bloom, All before my little room; And in my flower-beds, I think, Smile the carnatio...Rate it:

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Peace, Blessed Peace
Edward George Dyson
Here in the flamin' thick of thick of things, With Death across the way, 'n' traps What little Fritz the German flings Explodin' in yer lunch pe'...Rate it:

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Room 4: The Painter Chap
Robert William Service
He gives me such a bold and curious look, That young American across the way, As if he'd like to put me in a book (Fancies himself a poet, so they ...Rate it:

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Ruth
William Wordsworth
When Ruth was left half desolate, Her Father took another Mate; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own will Went wandering...Rate it:

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Sickness
John Crowe Ransom
THE toughest carcass in the town Fell sick at last and took to bed, And on that bed God waited him With cool, cool hands for his frantic head, And ...Rate it:

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Sport In The Meadows
John Clare
Maytime is to the meadows coming in, And cowslip peeps have gotten eer so big, And water blobs and all their golden kin Crowd round the shallows by...Rate it:

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The Borough. Letter XIX: The Parish-Clerk
George Crabbe
WITH our late Vicar, and his age the same, His clerk, hight Jachin, to his office came; The like slow speech was his, the like tall slender frame...Rate it:

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The Bushfire - an Allegory
Andrew Barton Paterson
'Twas on the famous Empire run, Whose sun does never set, Whose grass and water, so they say, Have never failed them yet -- They carry many mil...Rate it:

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The Cure Of Calumette
William Henry Drummond
Dere's no voyageur on de reever never run hees canoe d'ecorce T'roo de roar an' de rush of de rapide, w'ere it jump lak a beeg w'ite horse, Dere's ...Rate it:

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The Lady With The Sewing-Machine
Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell
Across the fields as green as spinach, Cropped as close as Time to Greenwich, Stands a high house; if at all, Spring comes like a Paisley shawl — ...Rate it:

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The Old Vicarage, Grantchester
Rupert Brooke
Just now the lilac is in bloom, All before my little room; And in my flower-beds, I think, Smile the carnation and the pink; And down the borde...Rate it:

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The Red Zouave
Anonymous Americas
The stars were bright, the breeze was still, The cicada and the whippoorwill, Alone disturbed the scene; A streamlet down the dark ravine, Hasted t...Rate it:

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