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Hilda Doolittle
The light passes from ridge to ridge, from flower to flower— the hepaticas, wide-spread under the light grow faint— the petals reach inward, the bl...Rate it

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Archibald Lampman
From upland slopes I see the cows file by, Lowing, great-chested, down the homeward trail, By dusking fields and meadows shining pale With mo...Rate it

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Victoria Mary Sackville-West
When little lights in little ports come out, Quivering down through water with the stars, And all the fishing fleet of slender spars Ra...Rate it

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John Clare
'Tis evening; the black snail has got on his track, And gone to its nest is the wren, And the packman snail, too, with his home on his back, Clings...Rate it

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Victoria Sackville-West
When little lights in little ports come out, Quivering down through water with the stars, And all the fishing fleet of slender spars Range at their...Rate it

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Wesley Morin
endure the ordeals emboss the brazen vessel with doomsday seals the pupil dilates through the pupa and larvae states on the astral plane, an outlan...Rate it

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Paul Laurence Dunbar
The moon begins her stately ride Across the summer sky; The happy wavelets lash the shore,-- The tide is rising high. Beneath some friendly blade ...Rate it

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Charlotte Smith
OH ! soothing hour, when glowing day, Low in the western wave declines, And village murmurs die away, And bright the vesper planet shines; I lo...Rate it

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John Keble
'Tis gone, that bright and orbed blaze, Fast fading from our wistful gaze; You mantling cloud has hid from sight The last faint pulse of quivering ...Rate it

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William Lisle Bowles
Evening! as slow thy placid shades descend, Veiling with gentlest hush the landscape still, The lonely battlement, the farthest hill And wood, I...Rate it

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Rainer Maria Rilke
The sky puts on the darkening blue coat held for it by a row of ancient trees; you watch: and the lands grow distant in your sight, one journeying ...Rate it

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Friedrich Schiller
Oh! thou bright-beaming god, the plains are thirsting, Thirsting for freshening dew, and man is pining; Wearily move on thy horses-- ...Rate it

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Marjorie Lowry Christie Pickthall
WHEN the white iris folds the drowsing bee, When the first cricket wakes The fairy hosts of his enchanted brakes, When the dark moth has sought the...Rate it

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It Is a Beauteous Evening
William Wordsworth
It is a beauteous evening, calm and free, The holy time is quiet as a nun Breathless with adoration; the broad sun Is sinking down in its tranqu...Rate it

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Evening Star
Edgar Allan Poe
'Twas noontide of summer, And mid-time of night; And stars, in their orbits, Shone pale, thro' the li...Rate it

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The Boston Evening Transcript
T. S. Eliot
The readers of the Boston Evening Transcript Sway in the wind like a field of ripe corn. When evening quickens faintly in the street, Wakening th...Rate it

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A Summer Evening Churchyard, Lechlade, Gloucestershire
Percy Bysshe Shelley
THE wind has swept from the wide atmosphere Each vapour that obscured the sunset's ray, And pallid Evening twines its beaming hair I...Rate it

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Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
Robert Frost
Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village, though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow. ...Rate it

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A Child's Evening Prayer
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Ere on my bed my limbs I lay, God grant me grace my prayers to say: O God! preserve my mother dear In strength and health for many a year; And, O! ...Rate it

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Evening Song
Jean Toomer
Full moon rising on the waters of my heart, Lakes and moon and fires, Cloine tires, Holding her lips apart. Promises of slumber leaving shore to c...Rate it

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The Evening Darkens Over
Robert Seymour Bridges
The evening darkens over After a day so bright, The windcapt waves discover That wild will be the night. There's sound of distant thunder. The lat...Rate it

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An Evening Reflection
Mikhail Vasilyevich Lomonosov
1 The day conceals its brilliant face, And dark night covers up the fields, Black shadows creep upon the hills, Light's rays recede from us. Before...Rate it

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The Evening Light
Alfred Austin
I Angels their silvery trumpets blow, At dawn, to greet the Morning Glow, And mortals lift adoring eyes To see the glorious sun arise. Then, winged...Rate it

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Evening Primrose
John Clare
When once the sun sinks in the west, And dewdrops pearl the evening's breast; Almost as pale as moonbeams are, Or its companionable star, The eveni...Rate it

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The Naturalist's Summer-Evening Walk
Gilbert White
To Thomas Pennant, Esquire. ... equidem credo, quia sit divinitus illis Ingenium. Virg., Georg. When day declining sheds a milder gleam, What...Rate it

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