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Paradise Lost: Book 04
John Milton
O, for that warning voice, which he, who saw The Apocalypse, heard cry in Heaven aloud, Then when the Dragon, put to second rout, Came furious d...Rate it:

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The Demon Drink
William Topaz McGonagall
Oh, thou demon Drink, thou fell destroyer; Thou curse of society, and its greatest annoyer. What hast thou done to society, let me think? I answer ...Rate it:

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Troy Town
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
HEAVENBORN Helen, Sparta's queen, (O Troy Town!) Had two breasts of heavenly sheen, The sun and moon of the heart's desire: All Love's lordship lay...Rate it:

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Dinah in Heaven
Rudyard Kipling
She did not know that she was dead, But, when the pang was o'er, Sat down to wait her Master's tread Upon the Golden Floor, With ears full-cock an...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 03 - part 02
Torquato Tasso
XVI Soon was the prey out of their hands recovered, By step and step the Frenchmen gan retire, Till on a little hill at last they hovered, Whose st...Rate it:

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Jones M.P.
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
It was thus in the beginning: With a sporting chance of winning, Jones contested an election years ago. He was young, enthusiastic, and maintained ...Rate it:

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Lily's Menagerie
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
THERE'S no menagerie, I vow, Excels my Lily's at this minute; She keeps the strangest creatures in it, And catches them, she knows not how. Oh, ...Rate it:

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Love: To A Little Girl
Sydney Thompson Dobell
When we all lie still Where churchyard pines their funeral vigil keep, Thou shalt rise up early While the dews are deep; Thee the earliest bird sha...Rate it:

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Ocean Of blood
Nikhil Parekh
Before me stretches the gargantuan ocean of blood, O! helmsman be my eternal companion, Launch me into it face down, The turbulent waves of bloo...Rate it:

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Run to Death
Amy Levy
A True Incident of Pre-Revolutionary French History. Now the lovely autumn morning breathes its freshness in earth's face, In the crowned castle c...Rate it:

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Spirit Song Over The Waters
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
THE soul of man Resembleth water: From heaven it cometh, To heaven it soareth. And then again To earth descendeth, Changing ever. Down from the lo...Rate it:

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The Troubadour. Canto 2 B (The battle)
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
AND waning stars, and brightening sky, And on the clouds a crimson dye, And fresher breeze, and opening flowers, Tell the approach of morning hours...Rate it:

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The Ocean Liner
Harriet Monroe
They went down to the sea in ships, In ships they went down to the sea. In boats hewn of oak-tree strips, In galleys with skin-sewn sails, In t...Rate it:

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Kitty McCrae - A Galloping Rhyme
Barcroft Henry Thomas Boake
The Western sun, ere he sought his lair, Skimm’d the treetops, and glancing thence, Rested awhile on the curling hair ...Rate it:

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The Party
Paul Laurence Dunbar
DEY had a gread big pahty down to Tom's de othah night; Was I dah? You bet! I neveh in my life see sich a sight; All de folks f'om fou' plantations...Rate it:

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Expressing Love
Nikhil Parekh
My eyes expressed their profoundly unending love; by culminating into an astoundingly glistening festoon of triumphant tears; as her pristinely hea...Rate it:

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A Lifetime
Nikhil Parekh
A lifetime of sharing; unveiling the most intricate secrets; overtopping the barriers of the disdainfully acrid society, A lifetime of poignant e...Rate it:

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A Living Picture
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
No, I'll not say your name. I have said it now, As you mine, first in childish treble, then Up through a score and more familiar years Till baby...Rate it:

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A Spider and A Fly
Allama Muhammad Iqbal
One day a spider said to a fly 'Though you pass this way daily My hut has never been honored by you By making a chance visit inside by you Though...Rate it:

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At Washington
John Greenleaf Whittier
WITH a cold and wintry noon-light. On its roofs and steeples shed, Shadows weaving with t e sunlight From the gray sky overhead, Broadly, vaguely, ...Rate it:

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Basil Moss
Henry Kendall
SING, mountain-wind, thy strong, superior song— Thy haughty alpine anthem, over tracts Whose passes and whose swift, rock-straitened streams Catch ...Rate it:

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Greeting Poem
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
There was a sound in the wind to-day, Like a joyous cymbal ringing! And the leaves of the trees talked with the breeze, And they altogether were si...Rate it:

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Guardian-Angel, The
Robert Browning
A PICTURE AT FANO. I. Dear and great Angel, wouldst thou only leave That child, when thou hast done with him, for me! Let me sit all the day h...Rate it:

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Guilt and Sorrow
William Wordsworth
I A traveller on the skirt of Sarum's Plain Pursued his vagrant way, with feet half bare; Stooping his gait, but not as if to gain Help from t...Rate it:

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Hyperion. Book III
John Keats
Thus in altemate uproar and sad peace, Amazed were those Titans utterly. O leave them, Muse! O leave them to their woes; For thou art weak to sing ...Rate it:

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