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George Pope Morris

(1802-1864 / USA)

Poems of George Pope Morris

41. Mary. 10/6/2010
42. Masonic Hymn. 10/6/2010
43. Music. 10/6/2010
44. My Bark Is Out Upon The Sea. 10/6/2010
45. My Lady Waits For Me. 10/6/2010
46. My Mother's Bible 10/6/2010
47. My Woodland Bride. 10/6/2010
48. National Anthem. 10/6/2010
49. Nature's Nobleman 10/6/2010
50. Near The Lake. 10/6/2010
51. New-York in 1826. 10/6/2010
52. Not Married Yet! 10/6/2010
53. O'er The Mountains. 10/6/2010
54. Oh, Boatman, Haste! 10/6/2010
55. Oh, Think Of Me! 10/6/2010
56. Oh, This Love! 10/6/2010
57. Oh, Would That She Were Here! 10/6/2010
58. On Reading Grim's Attack Upon Clinton. 10/6/2010
59. On The Death Of Mrs. Jessie Willis. 10/6/2010
60. Only Thine. 10/6/2010

A Leap For Life

OLD Ironsides at anchor lay,
In the harbor of Mahon;
A dead calm rested on the bay -
The waves to sleep had gone;
When little Jack, the captain's son,
With gallant hardihood,
Climbed shroud and spar - and then upon
The main-truck rose and stood!

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