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A poem by Ernest Dowson: Sapientia Lunae

  Sapientia Lunae The wisdom of the world said unto me: ‘_Go forth and run, the race is to the brave; Perchance some honour tarrieth for thee!_’ ‘As tarrieth,’ I said, ‘for sure, the grave.’ For I had pondered on …

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سروده ای از مولانا جلال الدین محمد بلخی (مولوی) : اختلاف کردن در چگونگی و شکل پیل

‫   ‬‫اختلاف کردن در چگونگی و شکل پیل . ‫ پیل اندر خانهٔ تاریک بود عرضه را آورده بودندش هنود از برای دیدنش مردم بسی اندر آن ظلمت همی‌شد هر کسی دیدنش با چشم چون ممکن نبود اندر آن …

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A poem by Robert Burns: Auld Lang Syne

  Auld Lang Syne Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And auld lang syne! Chorus – For auld land syne, my dear, For auld lang syne, We’ll tak a cup o’ …

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A poem by Robert Burns: A Fond Kiss

  A Fond Kiss A fond kiss, and then we sever; A farewell, and then forever! Deep in heart-wrung tears I’ll pledge thee, Warring sighs and groans I’ll wage thee. Who shall say that Fortune grieves him, While the star …

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A poem by Emma Lazarus: Gifts

  Gifts ‘O World-God, give me Wealth!’ the Egyptian cried. His prayer was granted. High as heaven, behold Palace and Pyramid; the brimming tide Of lavish Nile washed all his land with gold. Armies of slaves toiled ant-wise at his …

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A poem by Robert Burns: A Red, Red Rose

  A Red, Red Rose O my Luve’s like a red, red rose, That’s newly sprung in June; O my Luve’s like the melodie That’s sweetly play’d in tune. As fair are thou, my bonie lass, So deep in luve …

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