Emily Dickinson

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

Given In Marriage Unto Thee - Poem by Emily Dickinson


Given in Marriage unto Thee
Oh thou Celestial Host—
Bride of the Father and the Son
Bride of the Holy Ghost.

Other Betrothal shall dissolve—
Wedlock of Will, decay—
Only the Keeper of this Ring
Conquer Mortality—

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  • Gold Star - 37,008 Points * Sunprincess * (11/20/2015 9:38:00 PM)

    .....a wonderful poem and excellent theme ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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