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Break, Break, Break

By Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Break of Day

By John Donne

Break of Day in the Trenches

By Isaac Rosenberg

Brian Age Seven

By Mark Doty

Bright Copper Kettles

By Vijay Seshadri

Broken Promises

By David Kirby

The Brook

By Edward Thomas

[Buffalo Bill 's]

By E. E. Cummings


By Karl Shapiro

Burning the Old Year

By Naomi Shihab Nye