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Lament
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Listen, children: Your father is dead. From his old coats I'll make you little jackets; I'll make you little trousers From his old pants. There'll ...Rate it

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Lament
Arthur Henry Adams
PEACE, your little child is dead: Peace, I cannot weep with you; I have no more tears to shed; I have mourned my baby too— I, that ne'er wa...Rate it

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Lament
regina_wright
The breeze rides in from the east Heaving a heartbroken sigh. Oh! How slowly the days go by! Slowly the days go by. The dawn greets the sky at mor...Rate it

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Lament
Rainer Maria Rilke
Everything is far and long gone by. I think that the star glittering above me has been dead for a million years. I think there were tears in the ca...Rate it

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Lament
Georg Trakl
Sleep and death, the dusky eagles Around this head swoop all night long; Eternity’s icy wave Would swallow the golden image Of man; against horribl...Rate it

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Lament
Katharine Tynan
To the Immortal Tenth (Irish) Division Suvla, name of bitterness, Myrrh and aloes in the mouth, Salt as Dead Sea water is! All that splendour, all...Rate it

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Lament
Wilfrid Wilson Gibson
We who are left, how shall we look again Happily on the sun or feel the rain Without remembering how they who went Ungrudgingly and spent Their liv...Rate it

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Lament
Doina MM
Anguish and torment, Sweetness and pleasure, Ecstasy and agony, Are what I've collected In my poetry… And with these words I follow my life So I ma...Rate it

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Lament
Thomas Hardy
How she would have loved A party to-day! - Bright-hatted and gloved, With table and tray And chairs on the lawn Her smiles would have shone With we...Rate it

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John Kinsella's Lament For Mr. Mary Moore
William Butler Yeats
A BLOODY and a sudden end, Gunshot or a noose, For Death who takes what man would keep, Leaves what man would lose. He might have had my sister, My...Rate it

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Lament for Thomas McDonagh
Francis Ledwidge
He shall not hear the bittern cry In the wild sky, where he is lain, Nor voices of the sweeter birds, Above the wailing of the rain. Nor shall...Rate it

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In Lament Of The Cowboy
Kurt Philip Behm
A scant twenty years, grieved a century or more Poetically perfect, in spirit and lore A man and his horse, alone on the range The cattle his in...Rate it

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The Free Trader's Lament
Ambrose Bierce
Oft from a trading-boat I purchased spice And shells and corals, brought for my inspection From the fair tropics-paid a Christian price And was con...Rate it

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A Lament
Percy Bysshe Shelley
O World! O Life! O Time! On whose last steps I climb, Trembling at that where I had stood before; When will return the glory of your prime? No more...Rate it

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A Die-hard's Lament
eliseo guerrero cervantes
A fan of hoops, I am a die-hard... And I will die cheering for my team's Every game (as I have been doing the last Thirty short years), whether I s...Rate it

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A Lament
Victor Marie Hugo
'O paths whereon wild grasses wave, O valleys, hillsides, forests hoar! Why are ye silent as the grave?' 'For one who came, and comes no more!' '...Rate it

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A Lament
Katharine Tynan
CLOUDS is under clouds and rain For there will not come again Two, the beloved sire and son Whom all gifts were rained upon. Kindness is all do...Rate it

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A Lament
Charles Kingsley
The merry merry lark was up and singing, And the hare was out and feeding on the lea; And the merry merry bells below were ringing, When my child's...Rate it

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A Lament
Franklin P. Adams
Horace: Book II, Elegy 8 "Eripitur nobis iam pridem cara puella---" While she I loved is being torn From arms that held her many years, Dost th...Rate it

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A Lament
John Greenleaf Whittier
The circle is broken, one seat is forsaken, One bud from the tree of our friendship is shaken; One heart from among us no longer shall thrill With ...Rate it

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A Lament
Charles Harpur
Flowers in their freshness are flushing the earth, And the voice-peopled forest is loud in its mirth, And streams in their fulness are laughing a...Rate it

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A Lament
William Henry Drummond
My thoughts hold mortal strife; I do detest my life, And with lamenting cries Peace to my soul to bring Oft call that prince which here doth monarc...Rate it

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A Lament
Manmohan Ghose
Over thy head, in joyful wanderings Through heaven's wide spaces, free, Birds fly with music in their wings; And from the blue, rough sea The fishe...Rate it

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A Lament For Fair-Haired Donough That Was Hanged In Galway
Augusta, Lady Gregory
It was bound fast here you saw him, and wondered to see him, Our fair-haired Donough, and he after being condemned; There was a little white cap on...Rate it

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A Lament For S. B. Pat Paw
Louisa May Alcott
We mourn the loss of our little pet, And sigh o'er her hapless fate, For never more by the fire she'll sit, Nor play by the old green gate. The li...Rate it

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