Emily Dickinson

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

The Flower Must Not Blame The Bee - Poem by Emily Dickinson


The Flower must not blame the Bee—
That seeketh his felicity
Too often at her door—

But teach the Footman from Vevay—
Mistress is "not at home"—to say—
To people—any more!

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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