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Can you name the poets from the first line(s) of one of their poems?

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First line(s)PoetName of the Poem
I wandered lonely as a cloud, that floats on high o'er vales and hills
Tyger! Tyger! burning bright. In the forests of the night.
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate.
Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
She walks in beauty, like the night , like the night, of cloudless climes and starry skies
Twas brillig, and the slithy toves did gyre and gimble in the wabe
I have eaten the plums that were in the icebox
When I consider how my light is spent, Ere half my days, in this dark world and wide
In Xanadu did Kubla Khan a stately pleasure-dome decree
On either side the river lie, long fields of barley and of rye, that clothe the wold and meet the sky
I've known rivers: I've known rivers ancient as the world and older than the flow of human blood in human veins.
Do not stand at my grave and weep; I am not there, I do not sleep.
I met a traveller from an antique land, who said: 'Two vast and trunkless legs of stone stand in the desert . . . '
God of our fathers, known of old, Lord of our far-flung battle-line
'I cannot go to school today,' said little Peggy Ann McKay.
It was many and many a year ago, in a kingdom by the sea...
The sea is calm to-night. The tide is full, the moon lies fair upon the straits
You do not do, you do not do any more, black shoe in which I have lived like a foot
Oh! young Lochinvar is come out of the West
Because I could not stop for Death - He kindly stopped for me –
In Flanders fields the poppies blow, between the crosses, row on row
I celebrate myself, and sing myself, And what I assume you shall assume
''Will you walk into my parlour?' said the Spider to the Fly.

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