Confined Love by John Donne

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Some man unworthy to be possessor Of old or new love, himself being false or weak, Thought his pain and shame would be lesser, If on womankind he might his anger wreak ;... READ MORE

Hyacinth by Edna St. Vincent Millay

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I am in love with him To whom a hyacinth is dearer Than I shall ever be dear. On nights when the field-mice Are abroad, he cannot sleep. He hears their narrow teeth... READ MORE

Lullaby by W. H. Auden

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Lullaby by W. H. Auden Lay your sleeping head, my love, Human on my faithless arm; Time and fevers burn away Individual beauty from Thoughtful children, and the grave Proves the child ephemeral:... READ MORE

Oh! The Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Seuss

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Oh! The Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Seuss Congratulations! Today is your day. You’re off to Great Places! You’re off and away! You have brains in your head. You have feet in your... READ MORE

Aurora Borealis by Nellie Seelye Evans

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Aurora Borealis by Nellie Seelye Evans There is a flower of climate rare, That never bloomed for me, I searched the wood, I searched the moor, I robbed the emerald sea. Alone upon... READ MORE

Next, Please by Philip Larkin

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Always too eager for the future, we Pick up bad habits of expectancy. Something is always approaching; every day Till then we say, Watching from a bluff the tiny, clear Sparkling armada of... READ MORE