Incomplete Poetry

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Can you name the word missing from each of these poetic lines?

Updated Jun 13, 2012

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Shall I part my hair behind? Do I dare to eat a ___?T. S. Eliot
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? / Thou art more lovely, and more ___William Shakespeare
A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, / A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread—and ____Omar Khayyam*
When all at once I saw a crowd,-- / A host of golden ___.William Wordsworth
Maybe it just sags / like a heavy load. // Or does it ___?Langston Hughes
And ___ shall be no more; ___, thou shalt die.John Donne
'Beauty is ___, ___ beauty,' - that is all / Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.John Keats
Till we have built ___ / in England's green & pleasant land.William Blake
'___' is the thing with feathers / That perches in the soulEmily Dickinson
The ___ are lovely, dark, and deep. / But I have promises to keepRobert Frost
For the children, they mark, and the children, they know / The place where the ___ endsShel Silverstein
The ___ comes / on little cat feet.Carl Sandburg
Beware the Jubjub bird, and shun / The frumious ___!Lewis Carroll
Old age should burn and rave at close of day; / ___, ___ against the dying of the lightDylan Thomas
In ___ did Kubla Khan / a stately pleasure-dome decree:Samuel Taylor Coleridge
I think that I shall never see / A poem lovely as a ___.Joyce Kilmer
Take thy beak from out my heart, and take thy form from off my door!' / Quoth the Raven: '___!'Edgar Allan Poe
'My name is ___, king of kings / Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!Percy Bysshe Shelley
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to ___.Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Tune is heard on the distant hill / For the caged bird sings of ___.Maya Angelou the lonely sea and the sky, / And all I ask is a tall ship and a ___ to steer her by;John Masefield
___, ___, you bastard, I'm through.Sylvia Plath
Do I ___ myself? / Very well then, I ___ myself, / (I am large, I contain multitudes.)Walt Whitman
In Flanders fields the ___ blow / between the crosses row on rowJohn McCrae

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