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DEAD POETS

Which famous poet - now deceased - wrote the following lines?

1.Half a league, half a league, Half a league onward, All in the valley of Death.
Alfred Lord Tennyson - "Charge of the Light Brigade"
2.Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!' Nothing beside remains. Round the decay Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare,
Percy Bysshe Shelley - "Ozymandias"
3.Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's size
Maya Angelou - "Phenomenal Woman"
4.But if each day, each hour, you feel that you are destined for me with implacable sweetness,
Pablo Neruda - "If You Forget Me"
5.Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore,
Edgar Allen Poe -"The Raven"
6.But O heart! heart! heart! O the bleeding drops of red, Where on the deck my Captain lies, Fallen cold and dead.
Walt Whitman - "O Captain, My Captain,"
7.Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Dylan Thomas - "Do not go gentle in to that good night"
8.To keep your marriage brimming With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong, admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up.
Ogden Nash - "A Word to Husbands"
9.f the moon smiled, she would resemble you. You leave the same impression Of something beautiful, but annihilating.
Sylvia Plath - "The Rival"
10.And into my garden stole. When the night had veiled the pole; In the morning glad I see, My foe outstretchd beneath the tree.
William Blake - "The Poison Tree"