Emily Dickinson

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

The Flower must not blame the Bee


206

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!

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Form:


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read poems about / on: flower, people, home

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?

Comments about this poem (The Flower must not blame the Bee by Emily Dickinson )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Snow-Flakes. (Birds Of Passage. Flight T.., Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. Tonight I can write the saddest lines, Pablo Neruda
  10. Daffodils, William Wordsworth

Poem of the Day

poet Oliver Wendell Holmes

WHAT flower is this that greets the morn,
Its hues from Heaven so freshly born?
With burning star and flaming band
It kindles all the sunset land:
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. Of Dreams And Heroes, Mark Gillem
  2. LAMENT FOR THE FALLEN SAF-PNP BROTHERS, MELVIN BANGGOLLAY
  3. All the joy, Nick Kler
  4. Ode to Jokowi, Sari Mavi
  5. ಶೂನ್ಯ, Deepak Malapur
  6. Here We Are In The Year 2015, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  7. Woodcutter, prayash purush
  8. A Deprived Child, Dona Jean
  9. Meditation, Rimni chakravarty
  10. Dear! It Has To Be you, Rimni chakravarty
[Hata Bildir]