Emily Dickinson

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

I Sing To Use The Waiting - Poem by Emily Dickinson


I sing to use the Waiting
My Bonnet but to tie
And shut the Door unto my House
No more to do have I

Till His best step approaching
We journey to the Day
And tell each other how We sung
To Keep the Dark away.

Comments about I Sing To Use The Waiting by Emily Dickinson

  • Gold Star - 36,928 Points * Sunprincess * (9/28/2015 7:53:00 PM)

    .............wonderful flow and rhyming ★ (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: journey, house, dark

Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

[Hata Bildir]