Emily Dickinson

(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886 / Amherst / Massachusetts)

Besides this May


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Besides this May
We know
There is Another—
How fair
Our Speculations of the Foreigner!

Some know Him whom We knew—
Sweet Wonder—
A Nature be
Where Saints, and our plain going Neighbor
Keep May!

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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