Classical Poems


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Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis poet Wangled By The Wayside by Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'Country blokes is kind,' he said,
And sat upon his swag
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Robert Herrick poet Want by Robert Herrick
Want is a softer wax, that takes thereon,
This, that, and every base impression,
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James Whitcomb Riley poet Want To Be Whur Mother Is by James Whitcomb Riley
'Want to be whur mother is! Want to be whur mother is!'
Jeemses Rivers! won't some one ever shet that howl o' his?
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Ella Wheeler Wilcox poet Wanted--A Little Girl by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Where have they gone to-the little girls
With natural manners and natural curls;
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Robert Bly poet Wanting Sumptuous Heavens by Robert Bly
No one grumbles among the oyster clans,
And lobsters play their bone guitars all summer.
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Denise Levertov poet Wanting The Moon by Denise Levertov
Not the moon. A flower
on the other side of the water.
5.79 1
Anne Sexton poet Wanting To Die by Anne Sexton
Since you ask, most days I cannot remember.
I walk in my clothing, unmarked by that voyage.
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Edith Wharton poet Wants by Edith Wharton
WE women want too many things;
And first we call for happiness, -
5.50 0
Philip Larkin poet Wants by Philip Larkin
Beyond all this, the wish to be alone:
However the sky grows dark with invitation-cards
6.33 1
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow poet Wapentake by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
To Alfred Tennyson
Poet! I come to touch thy lance with mine;
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William Makepeace Thackeray poet Wapping Old Stairs by William Makepeace Thackeray
'Your Molly has never been false, she declares,
Since the last time we parted at Wapping Old Stairs;
6.00 1
Satyapal Anand poet Wapsi by Satyapal Anand
Tang pathreeli gali ne chaunk kar awaz di
-Shayid wuhi hai!
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Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis poet War by Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'E sez to me, 'Wot's orl this flamin' war?
The papers torks uv nothin' else but scraps.
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Khalil Gibran poet War by Khalil Gibran
One night a feat was held in the palace, and there came a man and
prostrated himself before the prince, and all the feasters looked
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Archibald Lampman poet War by Archibald Lampman
By the Nile, the sacred river,
I can see the captive hordes,
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Percy Bysshe Shelley poet War by Percy Bysshe Shelley
Ambition, power, and avarice, now have hurled
Death, fate, and ruin, on a bleeding world.
5.22 0
John Le Gay Brereton poet War by John Le Gay Brereton
I.
The beast exultant spreads the nostril wide,
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Hannah More poet War by Hannah More
O War, What art thou?
After the brightest conquest, what remains
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Ella Wheeler Wilcox poet War by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I
There is no picturesqueness and no glory,
4.71 0
Franklin Pierce Adams poet War And Peace by Franklin Pierce Adams
"This war is a terrible thing," he said,
"With its countless numbers of needless dead;
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Felicia Dorothea Hemans poet War And Peace—a Poem by Felicia Dorothea Hemans
THOU, bright Futurity! whose prospect beams,
In dawning radiance on our day-light dreams;
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Anton Wildgans poet War Ein Kind, Als Ich Die Mutter Verlor by Anton Wildgans
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Jessie Pope poet War Girls by Jessie Pope
'There's the girl who clips your ticket for the train,
And the girl who speeds the lift from floor to floor,
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August Stramm poet War Grave by August Stramm
Staffs flehen cross arms
Writing zagt pale unknown
4.83 0
William Henry Ogilvie poet War Heel! by William Henry Ogilvie
Thrusters are steadying; hounds at a loss,
Checked at the stile leading into the lane,
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