Emily Dickinson

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

Good night, because we must


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Good night, because we must,
How intricate the dust!
I would go, to know!
Oh incognito!
Saucy, Saucy Seraph
To elude me so!
Father! they won't tell me,
Won't you tell them to?

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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