Emily Dickinson

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

I Keep My Pledge - Poem by Emily Dickinson


I keep my pledge.
I was not called—
Death did not notice me.
I bring my Rose.
I plight again,
By every sainted Bee—
By Daisy called from hillside—
by Bobolink from lane.
Blossom and I—
Her oath, and mine—
Will surely come again.

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  • Gold Star - 36,460 Points * Sunprincess * (9/25/2015 11:33:00 PM)

    ..........excellent write ★ by every sainted bee (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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