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History
Robert Lowell
History has to live with what was here, clutching and close to fumbling all we had, it is so dull and gruesome how we die, unlike writing, life nev...Rate it

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History
Ambrose Bierce
What wrecked the Roman power? One says vice, Another indolence, another dice. Emascle says polygamy. 'Not so,' Says Impycu-''twas luxury and show.'...Rate it

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History
William Watson
Here, peradventure, in this mirror glassed, Who gazes long and well at times beholds Some sunken feature of the mummied Past, But oftener only the ...Rate it

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A Worker Reads History
Bertolt Brecht
Who built the seven gates of Thebes? The books are filled with names of kings. Was it the kings who hauled the craggy blocks of stone? And Babylon,...Rate it

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The rest is history
Robert Curran
-- Rest it is A long rest from my troubles Seemed to be the thing That got into me this spring First, the car needed fixing Then it was the kids Th...Rate it

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A Summary History of Lord Clive
William Topaz McGonagall
About a hundred and fifty years ago, History relates it happened so, A big ship sailed from the shores of Britain Bound for India across the raging...Rate it

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After Reading Trollope's History Of Florence
Eugene Field
My books are on their shelves again And clouds lie low with mist and rain. Afar the Arno murmurs low The tale of fields of melting snow. List to th...Rate it

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An Ode, On Reading Mr. Richardson's History Of Sir Charles Grandison
William Cowper
Say, ye apostate and profane, Wretches, who blush not to disdain Allegiance to your God,-- Did e'er your idly wasted love Of virtue for her sake re...Rate it

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Ancient History
Siegfried Sassoon
Adam, a brown old vulture in the rain, Shivered below his wind-whipped olive-trees; Huddling sharp chin on scarred and scraggy knees, He moaned and...Rate it

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As History Laughs
Kurt Philip Behm
The Citizens danced Romulus cried Centurions posed in Legions wide “The world is ours” they said in glee “And death to those who don’t ...Rate it

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Donation For History
Ehsan Sehgal
I have nothing In my life Except, A boat of thoughts In the sea of knowledge A heart of devotion At the back-bench of literature I voluntarily flow...Rate it

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Fable Or History
Victor Marie Hugo
Possessed of royal appetite, and feeling rather thin, A monkey one day dressed himself in a tiger's skin The tiger had been nasty; the monkey was a...Rate it

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Forest History
George Meredith
I. Beneath the vans of doom did men pass in. Heroic who came out; for round them hung A wavering phantom's red volcano tongue, With league-long li...Rate it

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Jahara Baug, Agra - The History of Shah Dara’s Flight and Death
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Agra was Shah Jehan’s city of residence. It was from its walls that he witnessed the overthrow of Prince Dara, his eldest son. The Jehara Baug is o...Rate it

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Limerick: There was a young person whose history
Edward Lear
There was a young person whose history Was always considered a mystery. She sate in a ditch, Although no one knew which, And composed a small treat...Rate it

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On A Celebrated Event In Ancient History
William Wordsworth
A ROMAN Master stands on Grecian ground, And to the people at the Isthmian Games Assembled, He, by a herald's voice, proclaims THE LIBERTY OF GREEC...Rate it

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One Woman's History
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
'The maiden free, the maiden wed. Can never, never be the same, A new life springs from out the dead. And with the speaking of a name- A breath upo...Rate it

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Rewriting History With Poems Of Immortal Love
Nikhil Parekh
Without it; the entire planet would solely disseminate the fragrance of heavenly compassion; once again bonding into an ocean of mystically symbiot...Rate it

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The Diverting History Of John Gilpin, Showing How He Went Farther Than He Intended, And Came Safe Home Again
William Cowper
John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit and renown, A trainband captain eke was he Of famous London town. John Gilpin’s spouse said to her dear: Thoug...Rate it

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The History of a Minute
Alice Duer Miller
I saw a lady on the stair, And she was, oh, so strangely fair, With a knot of butter-colored hair, And a waiting, listening, wondering air. She wa...Rate it

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The History teacher
Nikhil Parekh
I listened with rapt attention to the sonorous voice, my feet were locked in recesses of tight boot, body besieged with several coats of salty sw...Rate it

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The Horrible History of Jones
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Jones had a dog; it had a chain; Not often worn, not causing pain; But, as the I.K.L. had passed Their 'Unleashed Cousins Act' at last, Inspector...Rate it

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The Summary History of Sir William Wallace
William Topaz McGonagall
Sir William Wallace of Ellerslie, I'm told he went to the High School in Dundee, For to learn to read and write, And after that he learned to fight...Rate it

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The Tower of Doctrine - (from the History of Graunde Amoure)
Stephen Hawes
I loked about, and sawe a craggy roche Farre in the west, neare to the element; And as I dyd then unto it approche, Upon the toppe I sawe refulgen...Rate it

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True History Shall Forever Be Created
Nikhil Parekh
No. It wasn't created the slightest. Even in the midst of the most ferociously untamed battlefield; where a zillion unflinchingly brave soldiers; w...Rate it

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