Classical Poems


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Christina Georgina Rossetti poet What Does The Bee Do? by Christina Georgina Rossetti
What does the bee do?
Bring home honey.
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Christina Georgina Rossetti poet What Does The Donkey Bray About? by Christina Georgina Rossetti
What does the donkey bray about?
What does the pig grunt through his snout?
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Joseph Skipsey poet What Else by Joseph Skipsey
'YOU little like the sonnet? You?
But what are you? a creaking wicket;
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Edgar Albert Guest poet What Father Knows by Edgar Albert Guest
My father knows the proper way
The nation should be run;
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Rainer Maria Rilke poet What Fields Are As Fragrant As Your Hands? by Rainer Maria Rilke
What fields are as fragrant as your hands?
You feel how external fragrance stands
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Robert Frost poet What Fifty Said.. by Robert Frost
When I was young my teachers were the old.
I gave up fire for form till I was cold.
6.04 1
Matsuo Basho poet What Fish Feel by Matsuo Basho
What fish feel,
birds feel, I don't know--
5.27 1
Franklin P. Adams poet What Flavour? by Franklin P. Adams
Horace: Book III, Ode 13
"O fons Bandisiæ, splendidior vitro---"
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Walt Whitman poet What General Has A Good Army by Walt Whitman
WHAT General has a good army in himself, has a good army;
He happy in himself, or she happy in herself, is happy,
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Anne Bradstreet poet What God Is Like To Him I Serve by Anne Bradstreet
What God is like to him I serve,
What Saviour like to mine?
5.18 0
Alfred Noyes poet What Grandfather Said by Alfred Noyes
(_An epistle from a narrow-minded old gentleman to a young artist of
superior intellect and intense realism._)
5.50 0
Vachel Lindsay poet What Grandpa Mouse Said by Vachel Lindsay
The moon’s a holy owl-queen.
She keeps them in a jar
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Afanasy Afanasyevich Fet poet What Grief! The Alley's End by Afanasy Afanasyevich Fet
What grief! The alley's end
Is lost in snow again today,
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Ella Wheeler Wilcox poet What Had He Done? by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I saw the farmer, when the day was done,
And the proud sun had sought his crimson bed,
4.47 0
Rudyard Kipling poet What Happened by Rudyard Kipling
Hurree Chunder Mookerjee, pride of Bow Bazaar,
Owner of a native press, "Barrishter-at-Lar,"
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Heinrich Hoffmann poet What Happened To Lazy Charlotte by Heinrich Hoffmann
'Here, Charlotte,' said Mamma one day.
'These stockings knit while I'm away,
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Bertolt Brecht poet What Has Happened? by Bertolt Brecht
The industrialist is having his aeroplane serviced.
The priest is wondering what he said in his sermon eight weeks ago
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William Ernest Henley poet What Have I Done For You by William Ernest Henley
What have I done for you,
England, my England?
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Sheikh Noor-ud-din Wali poet What Have I Gained After Birth? by Sheikh Noor-ud-din Wali
(a) With full settlement, I had come
On business to the world;
6.08 0
Banjo Paterson poet What Have The Cavalry Done? by Banjo Paterson
What have the cavalry done?
Cantered and trotted about,
5.20 0
Henry Lawson poet What Have We All Forgotten? by Henry Lawson
WHAT have we all forgotten, at the break of the seventh year?
With a nation born to the ages and a Bad Time borne on its bier!
5.36 0
Heather McHugh poet What He Thought by Heather McHugh
We were supposed to do a job in Italy
and, full of our feeling for
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Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi poet What Hidden Sweetness Is There by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi
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What hidden sweetness there is in this emptiness of the belly!
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Edgar Albert Guest poet What Home's Intended For by Edgar Albert Guest
When the young folks gather 'round in the good old-fashioned way,
Singin' all the latest songs gathered from the newest play,
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Alison Croggon poet What I Am Saying by Alison Croggon
what I am saying is
assuming nothing
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