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A Son Was Born To A Poor Peasant
Fyodor Sologub
A son was born to a poor peasant. A foul old woman stepped inside The hut, with trembling bony fingers Clawing her tangled locks aside. And when...Rate it

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An English Peasant
George Crabbe
To pomp and pageantry in nought allied, A noble peasant, Isaac Ashford, died. Noble he was, contemning all things mean, His truth unquestion'd, an...Rate it

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Irish Peasant Song
Louise Imogen Guiney
I try to knead and spin, but my life is low the while. Oh, I long to be alone, and walk abroad a mile; Yet if I walk alone, and think of naught a...Rate it

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Peasant Wedding
William Carlos Williams
Pour the wine bridegroom where before you the bride is enthroned her hair loose at her temples a head of ripe wheat is on the wall beside her the ...Rate it

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Sonnet -- The Peasant
Mary Darby Robinson
WIDE o'er the barren plain the bleak wind flies, Sweeps the high mountain's top, and with its breath Swells the curl'd river o'er the plain benea...Rate it

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Spanish Peasant
Robert William Service
We have no aspiration vain For paradise Utopian, And here in our sun-happy Spain, Though man exploit his fellow man, To high constraint we humbly y...Rate it

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The Bedridden Peasant to an Unknown God
Thomas Hardy
Much wonder I--here long low-laid - That this dead wall should be Betwixt the Maker and the made, Between Thyself and me! For, say one p...Rate it

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The Irish Peasant to his Mistress
Thomas Moore
Through grief and through danger thy smile hath cheer'd my way, Till hope seem'd to bud from each thorn that round me lay; The darker our fortune...Rate it

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The Peasant Girl Of The Rhone
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
There is but one place in the world: –Thither where he lies buried! Anon There, there is all that still remains of him, That single spot is the w...Rate it

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The Peasant Of The Alps
Charlotte Smith
FROM THE NOVEL OF CELESTINA. WHERE cliffs arise by winter crown'd, And through dark groves of pine around, Down the deep chasms the snow-fed torre...Rate it

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The Peasant Poet
John Clare
He loved the brook's soft sound, The swallow swimming by. He loved the daisy-covered ground, The cloud-bedappled sky. To him the dismal storm appea...Rate it

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The Peasant's Return
William Barnes
And passing here through evening dew, He hastened happy to her door, But found the old folk only two With no more footsteps on the floor To walk ag...Rate it

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