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Forgotten by A. A. Milne

Lords of the Nursery   Wait in a row,Five on the high wall,   And four on the low;Big Kings and Little Kings,   Brown Bears and Black,All of them waiting   Till John comes back. Some think that John boy   Is lost in the … Continue reading

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To Sleep by John Keats

O soft embalmer of the still midnight, Shutting, with careful fingers and benign, Our gloom-pleas’d eyes, embower’d from the light, Enshaded in forgetfulness divine: O soothest Sleep! if so it please thee, close In midst of this thine hymn my … Continue reading

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Ode to a Nightingale by John Keats

My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains My sense, as though of hemlock I had drunk, Or emptied some dull opiate to the drains One minute past, and Lethe-wards had sunk: ‘Tis not through envy of thy happy lot, … Continue reading

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