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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude V.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'Signor Luigi,' said the Jew, When the Sicilian's tale was told, 'The were-wolf is a legend old, But the were-ass is something new, And yet for one...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude VI.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'Now that is after my own heart,' The Poet cried; 'one understands Your swarthy hero Scanderbeg, Gauntlet on hand and boot on leg, And skilled in e...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude VII.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Touched by the pathos of these rhymes, The Theologian said: 'All praise Be to the ballads of old times And to the bards of simple ways, Who walked ...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Prelude
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The evening came; the golden vane A moment in the sunset glanced, Then darkened, and then gleamed again, As from the east the moon advanced And tou...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Landlord's Tale; The Rhyme of Sir Christopher
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It was Sir Christopher Gardiner, Knight of the Holy Sepulchre, From Merry England over the sea, Who stepped upon this continent As if his august pr...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Musician's Tale; The Mother's Ghost
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Svend Dyring he rideth adown the glade; I myself was young! There he hath wooed him so winsome a maid; Fair words gladden so many a heart. Togethe...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Poet's Tale; Charlemagne
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Olger the Dane and Desiderio, King of the Lombards, on a lofty tower Stood gazing northward o'er the rolling plains, League after league of harvest...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Sicilian's Tale; The Monk of Casal-Maggiore
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Once on a time, some centuries ago, In the hot sunshine two Franciscan friars Wended their weary way, with footsteps slow Back to their convent, wh...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Spanish Jew's Second Tale; Scanderbeg
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The battle is fought and won By King Ladislaus, the Hun, In fire of hell and death's frost, On the day of Pentecost. And in rout before his path Fr...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Spanish Jew's Tale; Azrael
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
King Solomon, before his palace gate At evening, on the pavement tessellate Was walking with a stranger from the East, Arrayed in rich attire as fo...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Student's Tale; Emma and Eginhard
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
When Alcuin taught the sons of Charlemagne, In the free schools of Aix, how kings should reign, And with them taught the children of the poor How s...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Theologian's Tale; Elizabeth
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'Ah, how short are the days! How soon the night overtakes us! In the old country the twilight is longer; but here in the forest Suddenly comes the ...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part. 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga of King Olaf VI. -- The Wraith Of Odin
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The guests were loud, the ale was strong, King Olaf feasted late and long; The hoary Scalds together sang; O'erhead the smoky rafters rang. Dead ri...Rate it

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : The Theologian's Tale; The Legend Beautiful
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'Hads't thou stayed, I must have fled!' That is what the Vision said. In his chamber all alone, Kneeling on the floor of stone, Prayed the Monk in...Rate it

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Tales Of Arabia
Robert Louis Stevenson
YES, friend, I own these tales of Arabia Smile not, as smiled their flawless originals, Age-old but yet untamed, for ages Pass and the magic is und...Rate it

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Tall Tales are Sour Grapes
Oskar
Reality reminiscent of sour grapes, tall tales a golden parfait, inflicted with septic obsession, our lives unnaturally flavored, a taste alien to ...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales
Geoffrey Chaucer
PROLOGUE Here bygynneth the Book of the tales of Caunterbury. Whan that Aprille, with hise shoures soote, The droghte of...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; the Seconde Nonnes Tale
Geoffrey Chaucer
Part 27 GROUP G. THE SECONDE NONNES TALE The Prologe of the Seconde Nonnes Tale. The ministre and the norice unto vices, Which that men clepe i...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; CHAUCER'S TALE OF SIR THOPAS
Geoffrey Chaucer
Part 10 PROLOGUE TO CHAUCER'S TALE OF SIR THOPAS Bihoold the murye wordes of the Hoost to Chaucer. Whan seyd was al this miracle, every man As s...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; EPILOGUE
Geoffrey Chaucer
Part 17 EPILOGUE The wordes of the Hoost to the Phisicien and the Pardoner. Oure Hooste gan to swere as he were wood; 'Harrow!' quod he, 'by nay...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; PROLOGUE
Geoffrey Chaucer
Whan that Aprille, with hise shoures soote, The droghte of March hath perced to the roote And bathed every veyne in swich licour, Of which vertu en...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; THE CHANOUNS YEMANNES TALE
Geoffrey Chaucer
Part 28 PROLOGUE TO THE CHANOUNS YEMANNES TALE The prologe of the Chanouns yemannes tale. Whan ended was the lyf of seinte Cecile, Er we hadde r...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; THE CLERKES TALE (a)
Geoffrey Chaucer
Part 22 GROUP E. THE CLERKES TALE-PROLOGUE Heere folweth the Prologe of the clerkes tale of Oxenford. 'Sire clerk of Oxenford,' oure Hooste say...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; THE MAUNCIPLES TALE
Geoffrey Chaucer
Part 29 PROLOGUE TO THE MAUNCIPLES TALE Heere folweth the Prologe of the Maunciples tale. Woot ye nat where ther stant a litel toun, Which that ...Rate it

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The Canterbury Tales; THE PHISICIENS TALE
Geoffrey Chaucer
Part 16 THE PHISICIENS TALE Heere folweth the Phisiciens tale. Ther was, as telleth Titus Livius, A knyght that called was Virginius, Fulfild of...Rate it

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