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by EmilyDickinsonThe Juggler of DayXLVMy Cricket My Cricket Farther in summer than the birds, Pathetic from the grass, A minor nation celebrates Its unobtrusive mass. No ordinance is seen…

Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart (Jonathan Stewart Leibowitz) comedian, actor Born: 11/28/1962 Birthplace: Trenton, New Jersey The quintessence of Generation X, Stewart began his entertainment career in st…

Jon Stewart

Name at birth: Jonathan Stuart LeibowitzJon Stewart became the host of Comedy Central's comedy and news show The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in 1999. In his role as a anchor, he delivered satirical ta…

Poemsby Emily Dickinson

The Juggler of Day XLV My Cricket Farther in summer than the birds, Pathetic from the grass, A minor nation celebrates Its unobtrusive mass. No ordinance is seen, So gradual the gr…

Bynner, Witter

Bynner, Witter[1881-1968](5)Born at Brooklyn, Aug. 10, 1881. Graduated at Harvard University in 1902. After his graduation, until 1906, he served as assistant editor of `McClure's Magazine' a…

Benedicite

(5 syl.). “Bless you:” a benediction used in the Roman Catholic Church; also the canticle. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894BenedickBendy A B C …

Nunc Dimittis

The canticle of Simeon is so called, from the first two words in the Latin version (Luke ii. 29-32). Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Nunc StansNunation A B …

Song of Songs

The Canticles, or “Solomon's Song.” Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894SonnaSong of Roland A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T…

Ralph Waldo Emerson: The Problem

The ProblemI like a church; I like a cowl; I love a prophet of the soul; And on my heart monastic aisles Fall like sweet strains, or pensive smiles Yet not for all his faith can see Would I th…

The Divine Comedy

Six Sonnets on Dante's Divine...Postscript 'Ich habe unter meinen Papieren ein Blatt gefunden, wo ich die Baukunst eine erstarrte Musik nenne.' Johann Wolfgang Goethe, 1829 Mar…