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Snow-Flakes. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Second)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Out of the bosom of the Air Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken, Over the woodlands brown and bare, Over the harvest-fields forsaken, Sil...Rate it

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Anticipation (Second Chance)
Lamont Bennerman
Anticipation is not a friend of mine. Got me all excited, expecting things to turn out fine. It's like pushing Water up a Waterfall and expecting...Rate it

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First Child... Second Child
Ogden Nash
FIRST Be it a girl, or one of the boys, It is scarlet all over its avoirdupois, It is red, it is boiled; could the obstetrician Have possibly been...Rate it

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Not A Second Chance
Not a Second Chance
He remembered her love Looking at her so sad All he can think of Is the good times they had Deep in his heart He loves her so He can't cope w...Rate it

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The Waggoner - Canto Second
William Wordsworth
IF Wytheburn's modest House of prayer, As lowly as the lowliest dwelling, Had, with its belfry's humble stock, A little pair that hang in air, Bee...Rate it

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Marsupial Bill: Part Second.
James Brunton Stephens
1 FAST flew the hours. We may not tell Of William's weary quest, How round the outskirts of the town He roamed like one possessed — Nor with what g...Rate it

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Second Childhood
Robert William Service
Some deem I'm gentle, some I'm kind: It may be so,--I cannot say. I know I have a simple mind And see things in a simple way; And like a child I lo...Rate it

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Don Juan: Canto the Second
George Gordon Lord Byron
XXIV The ship, call'd the most holy "Trinidada," Was steering duly for the port Leghorn; For there the Spanish family Moncada ...Rate it

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Saltbush Bill's Second Flight
Andrew Barton Paterson
The news came down on the Castlereagh, and went to the world at large, That twenty thousand travelling sheep, with Saltbush Bill in charge, Were ...Rate it

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Book Second [School-Time Continued]
William Wordsworth
THUS far, O Friend! have we, though leaving much Unvisited, endeavoured to retrace The simple ways in which my childhood walked; Those chiefly that...Rate it

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A Day Of Sunshine. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Second)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
O gift of God! O perfect day: Whereon shall no man work, but play; Whereon it is enough for me, Not to be doing, but to be! Through every fibre o...Rate it

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A Prayer For Grace In Death. Second Reading.
Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni
Parmi che spesso. Ofttimes my great desire doth flatter me With hope on earth yet many years to stay: Still Death, the more I love it, day ...Rate it

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Alf’s Second Bit
Ezra Pound
THE NEO-COMMUNE Manhood of England, Dougth of the Shires, Want Russia to save 'em And answer their prayers. Want Russia to save 'em, Lenin to save...Rate it

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Astrophel and Stella - Second Song.
Sir Philip Sidney
Haue I caught my heau'nly iewell, Teaching Sleepe most faire to be! Now will I teach her that she, When she wakes, is too-too cruell. Since swe...Rate it

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ASTRÆA REDUX. A Poem, on the Happy Restoration and Return of His Sacred Majesty, Charles the Second
John Dryden
Now with a general peace the world was blest, While ours, a world divided from the rest, A dreadful quiet felt, and worser far Than arms, a sull...Rate it

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Baby's Dreams (second version)
Isabella Valancy Crawford
WHAT doth the Moon, so lily white, Busily weave this summer night? 'Silver ropes and diamond strands For Baby's pink and dimpled hands; Cords for h...Rate it

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Beautiful Twenty-Second
Julia A Moore
To Original Music The people in this nation, Have kept for many years, February twenty-second, That day we love it dear. It's our forefather's bir...Rate it

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Beware Of False Idols (A Cautionary Poem About Breaking The Second Commandment From The Holy Bible)
Ke Andre Bell-Washington
You shall have no other gods before me You shall not make for yourself An image in the form of anything In heaven above The earth beneath Or the wa...Rate it

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Catharina : The Second Part. On Her Marriage To George Courtenay, Esq.
William Cowper
Believe it or not, as you choose, The doctrine is certainly true, That the future is known to the Muse, And poets are oracles too. I did but expres...Rate it

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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage - Canto The Second.
George Gordon Byron
I. Come, blue-eyed maid of heaven! - but thou, alas, Didst never yet one mortal song inspire - Goddess of Wisdom! here thy temple was, And is, ...Rate it

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Custer: Book Second
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I Oh, for the power to call to aid, of mine Own humble Muse, the famed and sacred nine. Then might she fitly sing, and only then, Of those intrepi...Rate it

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Czar Alexander The Second
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
FROM him did forty million serfs, endow'd Each with six feet of death-due soil, receive Rich freeborn lifelong land, whereon to sheave Their countr...Rate it

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Death Sonnet the Second
Randolf the Mad Poet
I will defy all that I can find to And the fallen, dying, ashen wasteland Soaked in blood and tears and pain by my hand At my feet are all that I h...Rate it

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Each Second is the last
Emily Dickinson
Each Second is the last Perhaps, recalls the Man Just measuring unconsciousness The Sea and Spar between. To fail within a Chance— How terribler a...Rate it

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Eclogue The Second
Thomas Chatterton
SPRYTES of the bleste, the pious Nygelle sed, Poure owte yer pleasaunce onn mie fadres hedde. Rycharde of Lyons harte to fyghte is gon, Uponne the ...Rate it

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