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America In 1904

Rating: 2.5

(Europe Conquers America.)

Strong for the strong and in his own conceit;
Half-boy, half-madman, playing with the fire;
Usurper, hoodlum, wed to his desire;
Loud in the hunt--afraid albeit to beat
The wolves which reared him--always with swift feet,
Booted and spurred to huddle in the mire
The malcontents, though Freedom die--no higher
Launching his truncheon; only to the street

Thundering at millionaires; unlearned, though read,
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MAHTAB BANGALEE 20 June 2021

good revolution begets good constitution for human life~

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A powerful and well expressed write.

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Sylvia Frances Chan 16 June 2021

America In 1904 (Europe Conquers America.) A rather subjective poem by Edgar Lee Masters,5 Stars Congratulations being chosen as The Classic Poem Of The Day. I have seriously enjoyed

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