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Because it is my country And I speak to it of itself And sing of it with my own voice Since certainly it is mine. (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. Lilacs (l. 106-109). . . Oxford Book of American Verse, The. F. O. Matthiessen, ed. (1950) Oxford University Press.)

A man must be sacrificed now and again To provide for the next generation of men. (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. "A Critical Fable," st. 2.)

The dead fed you Amid the slant stones of graveyards. Pale ghosts who planted you Came in the night-time And let their thin hair blow through your clustered stems. (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. Lilacs (l. 41-45). . . Oxford Book of American Verse, The. F. O. Matthiessen, ed. (1950) Oxford University Press.)

Time! Joyless emblem of the greed Of millions, robber of the best Which earth can give ... (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. New York at Night.)

Underneath my stiffened gown Is the softness of a woman bathing in a marble basin, (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. Patterns (l. 32-33). . . Oxford Book of American Verse, The. F. O. Matthiessen, ed. (1950) Oxford University Press.)

Lilacs, False blue, White, Purple, Colour of lilac, (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. Lilacs (l. 1-5). . . Oxford Book of American Verse, The. F. O. Matthiessen, ed. (1950) Oxford University Press.)

Not a softness anywhere about me, Only whalebone and brocade. (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. Patterns (l. 17-18). . . Oxford Book of American Verse, The. F. O. Matthiessen, ed. (1950) Oxford University Press.)

I shall go Up and down In my gown. Gorgeously arrayed, Boned and stayed. (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. Patterns (l. 97-101). . . Oxford Book of American Verse, The. F. O. Matthiessen, ed. (1950) Oxford University Press.)

I am very like to swoon With the weight of this brocade, For the sun sifts through the shade. (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. Patterns (l. 56-58). . . Oxford Book of American Verse, The. F. O. Matthiessen, ed. (1950) Oxford University Press.)

Moon! Moon! I am prone before you. Pity me, And drench me in loneliness. (Amy Lowell (1874-1925), U.S. poet. "On a Certain Critic.")

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