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BY CHARLES DICKENS

By Rita Dove We were dancing—it must have been a foxtrot or a waltz, something romantic but requiring restraint, rise and fall, precise...

BY DANTE ALIGHIERI

BY MAYA ANGELOU

BY SYLVIA PLATH

All day she plays at chess with the bones of the world:

Favored (while suddenly the rains begin

BY GWENDOLYN BROOKS

BY ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING

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