Emily Dickinson

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

Not That We Did, Shall Be The Test - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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Not that We did, shall be the test
When Act and Will are done
But what Our Lord infers We would
Had We diviner been—


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  • (2/24/2016 6:30:00 PM)


    .............beautifully penned, a wonderful message ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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