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'Bosses Don't Seem Right' - A Christmas Monologue
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
The thing's all wrong (I sez to ‘im) Now look, there's this ‘ere Monday, Jim, Comes before Christmas. Be a toff An' lest us ‘ave the Monday off. ‘...Rate it:

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'Got-a-Fag'
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
He was tall and tough and stringy, with the shoulders of an axeman, Broad and loose, with greenhide muscles, and a hand shaped to the reins; He was...Rate it:

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'Look at The Clock!' : Patty Morgan The Milkmaid's Story
Richard Harris Barham
FYTTE I. 'Look at the Clock!' quoth Winifred Pryce, As she open'd the door to her husband's knock, Then paus'd to give him a piece of advice, ...Rate it:

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'Monstre' Balloon
Richard Harris Barham
Oh! the balloon, the great balloon! It left Vauxhall one Monday at noon, And every one said we should hear of it soon With news from Aleppo or S...Rate it:

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'Musterin'
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Oh, I've ridden 'em rough an' I've ridden 'em kind, Brumbies and prads well-bred. Of every colour and every kind (The old stock-rider said). I've ...Rate it:

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'Shouting' For A Camel
Andrew Barton Paterson
It was over at Coolgardie that a mining speculator, Who was going down the township just to make a bit o' chink, Went off to hire a camel from a ca...Rate it:

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'Twixt the Wings of the Yard
Barcroft Henry Thomas Boake
Hear the loud swell of it, mighty pell mell of it, Thousands of voices all blent into one: See “hell for leather” now trooping together, now Down...Rate it:

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'Urry
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Now, Ma-til-der! Ain't cher dressed yet? I declare, the girl ain't up! Last as ushul. Move yerself, you sleepy'-ead! Are you goin' to lie there l...Rate it:

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- I Love You
Nici
- I Love you, I said. You told me to just turn it off. Why didn’t you just turn it off when you told me you loved me? Why didn’t you just turn ...Rate it:

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1 Million Gods
Nikhil Parekh
When I was in office; I felt as if somebody was trying to wring my neck each second; pummeling me down forcefully towards the ground, While when I...Rate it:

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16. Of Gluttony and Feasting
Sebastian Brant
He shows a fool in every wise Who day and night forever hies From feast to feat to fill his paunch And make his figure round and staunch, As though...Rate it:

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1777
Amy Lowell
I The Trumpet-Vine Arbour The throats of the little red trumpet-flowers are wide open, And the clangour of brass beats against the hot sunlight. ...Rate it:

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1805
Robert Graves
At Viscount Nelson’s lavish funeral, While the mob milled and yelled about St Paul’s, A General chatted with an Admiral: “One of your colleagues, ...Rate it:

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1914 I: Peace
Rupert Brooke
Now, God be thanked Who has watched us with His hour, And caught our youth, and wakened us from sleeping, With hand made sure, clear eye, and sha...Rate it:

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1989-2017 Poetic Work Of Mario William Vitale
Mario William Vitale
(Manuscript of Poet Mario William Vitale) From 1993-1997 - Attended State University in Connecticut,Attempted plays : Tartuffe, Miracle Of St. An...Rate it:

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3 Minute Warning
lynn weescabbydugs
you got a 3 minute warning go under your stairs with your dehydrated milk and your 15 cans of beans tell you on the radio don't panic human race yo...Rate it:

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5 Newest Pieces By Mario Vitale & Bio
Mario William Vitale
Bio Of Mario William Vitale The language and images of Mario Vitale's poetry are so closely bound to the natural cycles of seasons, of generations...Rate it:

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60 Newest Poems By Mario W. Vitale
ario William Vitale
Bio Of Mario William Vitale The language and images of Mario Vitale's poetry are so closely bound to the natural cycles of seasons, of generations...Rate it:

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A 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 Bad Night
Ambrose Bierce
DRAMATIS PERSONAE. VILLIAM _a Sen_ NEEDLESON _a Sidniduc_ SMILER _a Scheister_ KI-YI _a Trader_ GRIMGHAST _a Spader_ SARALTHIA _a Love-lorn Nymph_...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 Burial
Rudyard Kipling
If down here I chance to die, Solemnly I beg you take All that is left of "I" To the Hills for old sake's sake, Pack me very thoroughly In the ice ...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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A Ballad Of Fair Ladies In Revolt
George Meredith
I See the sweet women, friend, that lean beneath The ever-falling fountain of green leaves Round the white bending stem, and like a wreath Of our ...Rate it:

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A Ballad Of François Villon, Prince Of All Ballad-Makers
Algernon Charles Swinburne
Bird of the bitter bright grey golden morn Scarce risen upon the dusk of dolorous years, First of us all and sweetest singer born Whose far shri...Rate it:

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