Emily Dickinson

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

Where Ships of Purple—gently toss


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Where Ships of Purple—gently toss—
On Seas of Daffodil—
Fantastic Sailors—mingle—
And then—the Wharf is still!

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004

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