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A poem by Ernest Dowson: Jadis

  Jadis Erewhile, before the world was old, When violets grew and celandine, In Cupid’s train we were enrolled: Erewhile! Your little hands were clasped in mine, Your head all ruddy and sun-gold Lay on my breast which was your ...

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Spark by Abdul Wahab

  Spark Cannot be died as a teacher It is not for the fact that a teacher does not die Yet he should not die before he gets recognition From the Hall of fame Or from the office of certification ...

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A Poem by Edith Wharton: Phaedra

  Phaedra NOT that on me the Cyprian fury fell, Last martyr of my love-ensanguined race; Not that my children drop the averted face When my name shames the silence; not that hell Holds me where nevermore his glance shall ...

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سروده ای از علیشاه احمدی عباب : پروانه های عاشق

پروانه های عاشق یاران چه عاشقانه سرِ دار ګم شدند ایستاد همچو سرو و سپیدار ګم شدند شمشاد قامتانِ ستایشګر بهار در انجماد دست تبردار ګم شدند آیینه های ثابت زنګار ناپذیر در شهر بی خرید و خریدار ګم شدند ...

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A poem by Anna Akhmatova: To The Londoners

To The Londoners (From the ‘In the Fortieth Year’) 1940 The twenty-fourth drama of Shakespeare Time’s writing with its indifferent hand. We, selves, the guests of the awful Feast here, Better would read Hamlet, Caesar, and Lear Over the river, ...

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