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Rather would I have the love songs of romantic ages, rather Don Juan and Madame Venus, rather an elopement by ladder and rope on a ...
The thundering line of battle stands,
And in the air Death moans and sings:
Pardon, goddess of the night,
Those that slew thy virgin knight,
"Avaunt! to-night my heart is light. No dirge will I upraise.
"But waft the angel on her flight with a paean of old days!
Up wakened Abdul, belching wretched moans,
And drew his scimitar and hacked his bones.
My criticisms are always simple; they are limited to one word:MOmit! Every syllable that can be struck out is pure profit, and eve ...
What helps it now, that Byron bore,
With haughty scorn which mock'd the smart,
Groan thru breast and neck, a great Oh! to earth heart
The waves have now a redder glow--
The hours are breathing faint and low--
Though we lay these honors on this man
To ease ourselves of divers slanderous loads,
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