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Da Comica Man
Thomas Augustine Daly
Giacobbe Finelli so funny, O! My! By tweestin’ hees face an’ by weenkin’ hees eye He maka you laugh teell you theenk you weell die. He don’t gotta ...Rate it:

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love
angela
at times you may feel down but why not head into town. you may get lost don't let them toss. Learn to love forget hate.Rate it:

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The Pulley
George Herbert
When God at first made man, Having a glass of blesings standing by; Let us (said he) pour on him all we can: Let the world's riches, which disperse...Rate it:

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The Wind
Robert Louis Stevenson
I saw you toss the kites on high And blow the birds about the sky; And all around I heard you pass, Like ladies' skirts across the grass-- O wi...Rate it:

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Written in Northampton County Asylum
John Clare
I am! yet what I am who cares, or knows? My friends forsake me like a memory lost. I am the self-consumer of my woes; They rise and vanish, an obli...Rate it:

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LAISSEZ LES BONS TEMPS ROULE
Sterling Warner
For Hurricane Katrina’s Victims Katrina’s torrent barely touched Vieux Carré. It endures on high ground where the Café Du Monte stands like a cit...Rate it:

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A Voice Deep Inside Me
Kurt Philip Behm
There’s a voice deep inside me, that still tries to get out No matter my mission, it screams and it shouts Its call is then loudest, on those dar...Rate it:

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At Day-Close In November
Thomas Hardy
The ten hours' light is abating, And a late bird flies across, Where the pines, like waltzers waiting, Give their black heads a toss. Beech leaves...Rate it:

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I bended unto me a Bough
Thomas Edward Brown
I bended unto me a bough of May, That I might see and smell: It bore it in a sort of way, It bore it very well. But, when I let it ...Rate it:

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If
Rudyard Kipling
If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But mak...Rate it:

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Now Close The Windows
Robert Frost
Now close the windows and hush all the fields: If the trees must, let them silently toss; No bird is singing now, and if there is, Be it my loss. ...Rate it:

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To A Louse
Robert Burns
On Seeing One on a Lady's Bonnet at Church Ha! whare ye gaun' ye crowlin ferlie? Your impudence protects you sairly; I canna say but ye strunt rar...Rate it:

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The Tuft of Flowers
Robert Frost
I went to turn the grass once after one Who mowed it in the dew before the sun. The dew was gone that made his blade so keen Before I came to v...Rate it:

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A Battle
Isabella Valancy Crawford
SLOWLY the Moon her banderoles of light Unfurls upon the sky; her fingers drip Pale, silvery tides; her armoured warriors Leave Day's bright tents ...Rate it:

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Ocean: An Ode. Concluding with A wish.*
Edward Young
I. Sweet rural scene! Of flocks and green! At careless ease my limbs are spread; All nature still ...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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A Fable For Critics
James Russell Lowell
Phoebus, sitting one day in a laurel-tree's shade, Was reminded of Daphne, of whom it was made, For the god being one day too warm in his wooing, S...Rate it:

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A Love Song
David Herbert Lawrence
Reject me not if I should say to you I do forget the sounding of your voice, I do forget your eyes that searching through The mists perceive ou...Rate it:

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A Meditation
Herman Melville
How often in the years that close, When truce had stilled the sieging gun, The soldiers, mounting on their works, With mutual curious glance have r...Rate it:

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A NEW YEAR'S GIFT,SENT TO SIR SIMEON STEWARD
Robert Herrick
No news of navies burnt at seas; No noise of late spawn'd tittyries; No closet plot or open vent, That frights men with a Parliament: No new device...Rate it:

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A Nightmare
William Schwenck Gilbert
When you're lying awake with a dismal headache, and repose is taboo'd by anxiety, I conceive you may use any language you choose to indulge in with...Rate it:

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A Question
Francis Thompson
O bird with heart of wassail, That toss the Bacchic branch, And slip your shaken music, An elfin avalanche; Come tell me, O tell me, My poet of th...Rate it:

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A Royal Princess
Christina Georgina Rossetti
I, a princess, king-descended, decked with jewels, gilded, drest, Would rather be a peasant with her baby at her breast, For all I shine so like th...Rate it:

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A Thunderstorm
Archibald Lampman
A moment the wild swallows like a flight Of withered gust-caught leaves, serenely high, Toss in the windrack up the muttering sky. The leaves...Rate it:

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Absence
Thomas William Heney
Ah, happy air that, rough or soft, May kiss that face and stay; And happy beams that from above May choose to her their way; And happy fl...Rate it:

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