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Abou Ben Adhem

…from the quills of the dead white poets ¬†James Henry Leigh Hunt (1784 – 1859) ¬†Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room, making … Continue reading

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The Nile

…from the quills of dead white poets James Henry Leigh Hunt (1784 – 1859) It flows through old hushed Egypt and its sands, Like some grave mighty thought threading a dream, And times and things, as in all that vision, … Continue reading

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