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am I hearing what I am hearing?
Earle Francis Brown
Eulogies, some uncalled-for, heightened a fool’s swagger. Idioms like daggers thrown wildly through minds’ battle, without savvy. Tongues pronounc...Rate it

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The Love Hearing
Beverly Bernice Finney
What is this you want me to hear, Each morning you wake I find you near. Your sexy voice whispering in my ear Or maybe your lips pressing agains...Rate it

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After Hearing A Waltz By Bartok
Amy Lowell
But why did I kill him? Why? Why? In the small, gilded room, near the stair? My ears rack and throb with his cry, And his eyes goggle under his hai...Rate it

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A Poem To Be Said On Hearing The Birds Sing
Douglas Hyde
A fragrant prayer upon the air My child taught me, Awaken there, the morn is fair, The birds sing free; Now dawns the day, awake and pray, And...Rate it

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After Hearing Robin Hood
Franklin P. Adams
The songs of Sherwood Forest Are lilac-sweet and clear; The virile rhymes of merrier times Sound fair upon mine ear. Sweet is their sylvan cade...Rate it

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Lines on Hearing it Declared that No Women Were So Handsome as the English
Mary Darby Robinson
BEAUTY, the attribute of Heaven! In various forms to mortals given, With magic skill enslaves mankind, As sportive fancy sways the mind. Search...Rate it

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Lines On Hearing That Lady Byron Was Ill
George Gordon Lord Byron
And thou wert sad - yet I was not with thee; And thou wert sick, and yet I was not near; Methought that joy and health alone could be Where I was n...Rate it

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Lines To A Lady, on Hearing Her Sing
Joseph Rodman Drake
Yes! heaven protect thee, thou gem of the ocean; Dear land of my sires, though distant thy shores; Ere my heart cease to love thee, its latest em...Rate it

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Lines To A Lady, On Hearing Her Sing "Cushlamachree."
Joseph Rodman Drake
Yes! heaven protect thee, thou gem of the ocean; Dear land of my sires, though distant thy shores; Ere my heart cease to love thee, its latest emot...Rate it

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Lines Written on Hearing of the Death of Charles I.
James Graham
Great, good, and just! could I but rate My griefs to thy too rigid fate, I'd weep the world to such a strain, As it would deluge once again: But si...Rate it

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Lines Written On Hearing The News Of The Death Of Napoleon
Percy Bysshe Shelley
What! alive and so bold, O Earth? Art thou not overbold? What! leapest thou forth as of old In the light of thy morning mirth, The last of the floc...Rate it

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Lines, On Hearing That Lady Byron Was Ill
George Gordon Lord Byron
And thou wert sad—yet I was not with thee! And thou wert sick, and yet I was not near; Methought that joy and health alone could be Where I was not...Rate it

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Matthew Arnold On hearing him read his Poems in Boston
Katharine Lee Bates
A stranger, schooled to gentle arts, He stept before the curious throng; His path into our waiting hearts Already paved by song...Rate it

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On Hearing
William Lisle Bowles
O stay, harmonious and sweet sounds, that die In the long vaultings of this ancient fane! Stay, for I may not hear on earth again Those pious ai...Rate it

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On Hearing Miss Thrale Consulting with a Friend About a Gown and Hat
Samuel Johnson
Wear the gown and wear the hat, Snatch thy pleasures while they last; Hadst thou nine lives, like a cat, Soon those nine lives would be pass'd. ...Rate it

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On Hearing Of A Death
Rainer Maria Rilke
We lack all knowledge of this parting. Death does not deal with us. We have no reason to show death admiration, love or hate; his mask of feigned t...Rate it

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On Hearing of Love
Constantine P. Cavafy
On hearing about great love, respond, be moved like an aesthete. Only, fortunate as you've been, remember how much your imagination created for you...Rate it

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On Hearing Of The Intention Of A Gentleman To Purchase The Poet's Freedom
George Moses Horton
When on life's ocean first I spread my sail, I then implored a mild auspicious gale; And from the slippery strand I took my flight, And sought the ...Rate it

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On Hearing that Constantinople Was Swallowed Up by an Earthquake
Amelia Opie
[A Report, though false, at that time generally believed.] Fallen are thy towers, Byzantium! towers that stood Before the Turk's dread fury, when ...Rate it

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On Hearing That The Students Of Our New University Have Joined The Agitation Against Immoral Literat
William Butler Yeats
Where, where but here have pride and Truth, That long to give themselves for wage, To shake their wicked sides at youth Restraining reckless middle...Rate it

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On Hearing That The Students Of Our New University Have Joined the Agitation Against Immoral Literature
William Butler Yeats
WHERE, where but here have pride and Truth, That long to give themselves for wage, To shake their wicked sides at youth Restraining reckless middle...Rate it

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On Hearing The Bag-Pipe And Seeing
John Keats
Of late two dainties were before me plac'd Sweet, holy, pure, sacred and innocent, From the ninth sphere to me benignly sent That Gods might know ...Rate it

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On Hearing The News From Venice
George Meredith
(The Death Of Robert Browning) Now dumb is he who waked the world to speak, And voiceless hangs the world beside his bier. Our words are sobs, our ...Rate it

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On Hearing The Princess Royal Sing
Victor Marie Hugo
In thine abode so high Where yet one scarce can breathe, Dear child, most tenderly A soft song thou dost wreathe. Thou singest, little girl-- Thy ...Rate it

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On Himself, upon Hearing What was his Sentence
James Graham
Let them bestow on ev'ry airth a limb; Open all my veins, that I may swim To Thee, my Saviour, in that crimson lake; Then place my parboil'd ...Rate it

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