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Mr. Moon: A Song of the Little People
Bliss William Carman
O MOON, Mr. Moon, When you comin' down? Down on the hilltop, Down in the glen, Out in the clearin', To play with little men? Moon, Mr. Moon, When y...Rate it:

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Hate Not - Fear Not
Robert Graves
Kill if you must, but never hate: Man is but grass and hate is blight, The sun will scorch you soon or late, Die wholesome then, since you must fig...Rate it:

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A Peal Of Bells
Christina Georgina Rossetti
Strike the bells wantonly, Tinkle tinkle well; Bring me wine, bring me flowers, Ring the silver bell. All my lamps burn scented oil, Hung on laden ...Rate it:

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In Memory Of Eva Gore-Booth And Con Markiewicz
William Butler Yeats
The light of evening, Lissadell, Great windows open to the south, Two girls in silk kimonos, both Beautiful, one a gazelle. But a raving autumn she...Rate it:

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L'Héautontimorouménos (The Man Who Tortures Himself)
Charles Baudelaire
L'Héautontimorouménos Je te frapperai sans colère Et sans haine, comme un boucher, Comme Moïse le rocher Et je ferai de ta paupière, Pour abreuver...Rate it:

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Old Tunes
Henry Lawson
When friends are listening round me, Jack, to hear my dying breath, And I am lying in a sleep they say will end in death, Don’t notice what the doc...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part II: To Juliet: XXIX
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
TO HER WHO WOULD COMFORT HIM I did not ask your pity, dear. Your zeal I know. It cannot cure me of my woes. And you, in your sweet happiness, who k...Rate it:

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The Winding Stair And Other Poems
William Butler Yeats
IN MEMORY OF EVA GORE-BOOTH AND CON MARKIEWICZ THE light of evening, Lissadell, Great windows open to the south, Two girls in silk kimonos, both B...Rate it:

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Time Of Disturbance
Robinson Jeffers
The best is, in war or faction or ordinary vindictive life, not to take sides. Leave it for children, and the emotional rabble of the str...Rate it:

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Vi'lits
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I wus pickin' gipsy vi'lits fer to try an' square Doreen. We 'ad words . . . about pianners - fer she wants one awful keen 'Igh words, about 'igh...Rate it:

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Three Songs To The Same Tune
William Butler Yeats
I GRANDFATHER sang it under the gallows: ' Hear, gentlemen, ladies, and all mankind: Money is good and a girl might be better. But good strong blow...Rate it:

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Mc'Clusky's Nell
Robert William Service
In Mike Maloney's Nugget bar the hooch was flowin' free, An' One-eyed Mike was shakin' dice wi' Montreal Maree, An roarin' rageful warning when the...Rate it:

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From an Outpost
Leslie Coulson
I've tramped South England up and down Down Dorset way, down Devon way, Through every little ancient town Down Dorset way, down Devon way. I mi...Rate it:

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The Booker Washington Trilogy
Vachel Lindsay
I. A NEGRO SERMON:—SIMON LEGREE (To be read in your own variety of negro dialect.) Legree's big house was white and green. His cotton-fields were...Rate it:

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German Joe
Edward George Dyson
SKIRTING the swamp and the tangled scrub, Tramping and turning amidst the trees, Carrying nothing but blankets and grub, Careless of pleasure and h...Rate it:

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Old Bob Blair
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I got so down to it last night, With longin' for what could not be, That nothin' in the world seemed right Or everything was wrong with me. My ho...Rate it:

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The Cavalier's March to London
Thomas Babbington Macaulay
To horse! to horse! brave Cavaliers! To horse for Church and Crown! Strike, strike your tents! snatch up your spears! And ho for London town! T...Rate it:

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The Forest Road
Charlotte Mary Mew
The forest road, The infinite straight road stretching away World without end: the breathless road between the walls Of the black listening tree...Rate it:

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The Lumbermen
John Greenleaf Whittier
WILDLY round our woodland quarters Sad-voiced Autumn grieves; Thickly down these swelling waters Float his fallen leaves. Through the tall and nake...Rate it:

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The Prospector
Robert William Service
I strolled up old Bonanza, where I staked in ninety-eight, A-purpose to revisit the old claim. I kept thinking mighty sadly of the funny ways of Fa...Rate it:

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King Bibler's Army
Henry Clay Work
It was ten years ago when the belle of the village Gave here her hand to the young millionaire, Every toungue (even those of the bells in the steep...Rate it:

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Simon Legree
Vachel Lindsay
A Negro Sermon. (To be read in your own variety of negro dialect.) Legree’s big house was white and green. His cotton-fields were the best to be s...Rate it:

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The Admiral's Ghost
Alfred Noyes
I tell you a tale to-night Which a seaman told to me, With eyes that gleamed in the lanthorn light And a voice as low as the sea. You could almo...Rate it:

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And the Greatest of These Is War
James Weldon Johnson
Around the council-board of Hell, with Satan at their head, The Three Great Scourges of humanity sat. Gaunt Famine, with hollow cheek and voice, ar...Rate it:

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Stars
Joyce Kilmer
(For the Rev. James J. Daly, S. J.) Bright stars, yellow stars, flashing through the air, Are you errant strands of Lady Mary's hair? As she slit...Rate it:

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