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1

Ozymandias
A shattered...

...visage lies

2

Ozymandias
Look on...

...my works ye mighty and despair / Nothing beside remains

3

Ozymandias
Round the...

...decay / Of that colossal wreck... The lone and level sands stretch far away

4

The Prelude
(led...

...by her)

5

The Prelude
As I rose...

...upon the stroke, my boat / Went heaving through the water like a swan

6

The Prelude
A huge...

...peak, black and huge...Upreared its head

7

The Prelude
Like a living...

...thing / Strode after me

8

The Prelude
With trembling...

...oars I turned, / And through the silent water stole my way

9

The Prelude
Were a...

...trouble to my dreams

10

Storm on the Island
We are...

...prepared: we build our houses squat, / Sink walls in rock

11

Storm on the Island
You can...

...listen to the thing you fear / Forgetting that it pummels your house too

12

Storm on the Island
no...

...natural shelter

13

Storm on the Island
You might...

...think that the sea is company... But no... the flung spray... spits like a tame cat / turned savage

14

Storm on the Island
We are...

...bombarded by the empty air

15

Storm on the Island
Strange, it...

...is a huge nothing that we fear