Literature Quiz / Poems By Second Stanza

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'In my youth,' Father William replied to his son, 'I feared it might injure the brain; But now that I'm perfectly sure I have none, Why, I do it again and again.'Lewis Carroll
He'd a French cocked-hat on his forehead, a bunch of lace at his chin,Alfred Noyes
'Forward, the Light Brigade!' Was there a man dismayed?Alfred Lord Tennyson
Mimes, in the form of God on high, Mutter and mumble lowEdgar Allen Poe
'I'm sure you must be weary, dear, with soaring up so high; Will you rest upon my little bed?' Mary Howitt
We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie In Flanders fields. Lt. John Mcrae
'Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware the Jubjub bird, and shun The frumious Bandersnatch!'Lewis Carroll
They sailed away in a Sieve, they did, In a Sieve they sailed so fast,Edward Lear
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Banners yellow, glorious, golden, On its roof did float and flow, (This-all this-was in the olden Time long ago,)Edgar Allen Poe
I must down to the seas again, for the call of the running tide Is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied;John Masefield
We were living in trees when they met us. They showed us each in turn That Water would certainly wet us, as Fire would certainly burn..Rudyard Kipling
He thought he saw a Buffalo Upon the chimney-piece: He looked again, and found it was His Sister's Husband's NieceLewis Carroll
The children were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of sugar-plums danced in their headsClement Clarke Moore
In school he never led his classes, He hid old ladies' reading glasses, His mouth was open when he chewed, And elbows to the table glued. He stole the milk of hungry kittens,.Ogden Nash
Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore-- And then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over-- like a syrupy sweet?Langston Hughes
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