Emily Dickinson

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

Come Slowly - Poem by Emily Dickinson

Come slowly,
Lips unused to thee.
Bashful, sip thy jasmines,
As the fainting bee,
Reaching late his flower,
Round her chamber hums,
Counts his nectars -alights,
And is lost in balms!

Comments about Come Slowly by Emily Dickinson

  • (6/15/2016 9:15:00 PM)

    ........sweet romance is alive ★ a beautiful write (Report) Reply

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  • (2/14/2012 11:38:00 PM)

    It took me a second to realize... but this is very elegant cunnilinguis (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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