Emily Dickinson

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

I Had No Time To Hate, Because - Poem by Emily Dickinson

I had no time to hate, because
The grave would hinder me,
And life was not so ample I
Could finish enmity.

Nor had I time to love, but since
Some industry must be,
The little toil of love, I thought,
Was large enough for me.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 15, 2001

Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 15, 2001

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