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The cursed flea
Joseph Mark Ippolito
Whit glory an’ whit horror jaunts jilted jolly there Where evils taint azure blue skies Frae hell spewed forth its vap’rous spies Tae start a fire...Rate it:

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The Faltering Knight
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
It knocks me can in, this ere game uv life, A bloke gets born, grows up, looks round fer fun, Dreams dilly dreams, then wakes to find a wife An' fa...Rate it:

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The Harpy
Robert William Service
There was a woman, and she was wise; woefully wise was she; She was old, so old, yet her years all told were but a score and three; And she knew by...Rate it:

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The Hut by the Black Swamp
Henry Kendall
Now comes the fierce north-easter, bound About with clouds and racks of rain, And dry, dead leaves go whirling round In rings of dust, and sigh ...Rate it:

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The Lady of the Lake: Canto 5 (excerpt)
Sir Walter Scott
"Have, then, thy wish!"--he whistled shrill, And he was answer'd from the hill; Wild as the scream of the curlew, From crag to crag the s...Rate it:

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The New Wife and the Old
John Greenleaf Whittier
Dark the halls, and cold the feast, Gone the bridemaids, gone the priest. All is over, all is done, Twain of yesterday are one! Blooming girl and m...Rate it:

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The Old Arm-chair
Eliza Cook
I LOVE it, I love it ; and who shall dare To chide me for loving that old Arm-chair ? I've treasured it long as a sainted prize ; I've bedewe...Rate it:

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The Song of a Prison
Henry Lawson
Now this is the song of a prison—a song of a gaol or jug— A ballad of quod or of chokey, the ultimate home of the mug. The yard where the Foolish a...Rate it:

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The Swamp Fox
William Gilmore Simms
WE follow where the Swamp Fox guides, His friends and merry men are we; And when the troop of Tarleton rides, We burrow in the cypress tree. Th...Rate it:

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The Young British Soldier
Rudyard Kipling
When the 'arf-made recruity goes out to the East 'E acts like a babe an' 'e drinks like a beast, An' 'e wonders because 'e is frequent deceased ...Rate it:

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When—Now
Kurt Philip Behm
When did the global depression begin When did the leaves start to wither and fall When did the answers start questioning themselves When d...Rate it:

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A Disqualified Jockey's Story
Andrew Barton Paterson
You see, the thing was this way -- there was me, That rode Panopply, the Splendor mare, And Ikey Chambers on the Iron Dook, And Smith, the half-...Rate it:

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A Storm in the Mountains
Charles Harpur
A lonely boy, far venturing from home Out on the half-wild herd’s faint tracks I roam; Mid rock-browned mountains, which with stony frown Glare ...Rate it:

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Billy Barlow In Australia
Andrew Barton Paterson
When I was at home I was down on my luck, And I earned a poor living by drawing a truck; But old aunt died, and left me a thousand—"Oh, oh, I'll st...Rate it:

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Camped By The Creek
Henry Kendall
'All day a strong sun has been drinking The ponds in the Wattletree Glen; And now as they're puddles, I'm thinking We were wise to head hitherwa...Rate it:

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Christmas is not for midgets spread out in a given circumstance,
Mario William Vitale
Christmas is not for midgets spread out in a given circumstance, focus...view...take notice a chord of given chance you guess success...in view of ...Rate it:

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De Stove Pipe Hole
William Henry Drummond
Dat's very cole an' stormy night on Village St. Mathieu, W'en ev'ry wan he's go couché, an' dog was quiet, too-- Young Dominique is start heem out ...Rate it:

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Flight Of The Duchess, The
Robert Browning
I. You're my friend: I was the man the Duke spoke to; I helped the Duchess to cast off his yoke, too; So here's the tale from beginning to end...Rate it:

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L'envoi
Rudyard Kipling
There's a whisper down the field where the year has shot her yield, And the ricks stand gray to the sun, Singing: -- "Over then, come over, for th...Rate it:

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Le Vieux Temps
William Henry Drummond
1 Venez ici, mon cher ami, an' sit down by me--so 2 An' I will tole you story of old tam long ago-- 3 W'en ev'ryt'ing is happy--w'en al...Rate it:

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Master Hugues Of Saxe-Gotha
Robert Browning
An imaginary composer.] I. Hist, but a word, fair and soft! Forth and be judged, Master Hugues! Answer the question I've put you so oft: Wha...Rate it:

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Mon Choual
William Henry Drummond
I'm poor man, me, but I buy las' May Wan horse on de Comp'nie Passengaire, An' auction feller w'at sole heem say She's out of de full-breed 'Messen...Rate it:

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Quieta Ne Movete II
Edith Nesbit
IF one should wake one's frozen faith In sunlight of her radiant eyes, Bid it forget its dream of death, In this new dream of Paradise, Bid it ...Rate it:

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Sam Goes To It
Marriott Edgar
Sam Small had retired from the Army, In the old Duke of Wellington's time, So when present unpleasantness started, He were what you might call... p...Rate it:

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Specimen Of An Induction To A Poem
John Keats
Lo! I must tell a tale of chivalry; For large white plumes are dancing in mine eye. Not like the formal crest of latter days: But bending in a t...Rate it:

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