Emily Dickinson

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

That I did always love


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That I did always love
I bring thee Proof
That till I loved
I never lived—Enough—

That I shall love alway—
I argue thee
That love is life—
And life hath Immortality—

This—dost thou doubt—Sweet—
Then have I
Nothing to show
But Calvary—

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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  • Rookie Hugh Byrnes (3/7/2010 10:17:00 AM)

    A most beautiful poem in tribute to the source of all Love. Spoken in the First Person. A celebration of life. (Report) Reply

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