9. Sestina Of The Tramp-royal Speakin' in general, I'ave tried 'em all
The ‘appy roads that take you o'er the world.Speakin' in general, I'ave found them good
10. The Female Of The Species When the Himalayan peasant meets the he-bear in his pride,
He shouts to scare the monster, who will often turn aside.But the she-bear thus accosted rends the peasant tooth and nail.
24. A Code Of Morals Now Jones had left his new-wed bride to keep his house in order,
And hied away to the Hurrum Hills above the Afghan border,To sit on a rock with a heliograph; but ere he left he taught
25. Angutivaun Taina Our gloves are stiff with the frozen blood,
Our furs with the drifted snow,As we come in with the seal--the seal!
26. Cleared (In Memory of a Commission)
Help for a patriot distressed, a spotless spirit hurt,
43. Follow Me 'ome There was no one like 'im, 'Orse or Foot,
Nor any o' the Guns I knew;An' because it was so, why, o' course 'e went an' died,
44. A Ballad Of Burial If down here I chance to die,
Solemnly I beg you takeAll that is left of "I"
45. In Springtime My garden blazes brightly with the rose-bush and the peach,
And the koil sings above it, in the siris by the well,From the creeper-covered trellis comes the squirrel's chattering speech,
46. The Vampire A fool there was and he made his prayer
(Even as you and I!)To a rag and a bone and a hank of hair
50. A Counting-out Song What is the song the children sing,
When doorway lilacs bloom in Spring,And the Schools are loosed, and the games are played
Total 550 poems written by Rudyard Kipling
Poem of the day
To-Night by Sara Teasdale
The moon is a curving flower of gold,
The sky is still and blue;
The moon was made for the sky to hold,
And I for you;
The moon is a flower without a stem,
The sky is luminous;
Eternity was made for them,
To-night for us.
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