Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
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Platonic

Rating: 3.4

I knew it the first of the summer,
I knew it the same at the end,
That you and your love were plighted,
But couldn’t you be my friend?
Couldn’t we sit in the twilight,
Couldn’t we walk on the shore
With only a pleasant friendship
To bind us, and nothing more?

There was not a word of folly

Spoken between us two,
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Shaun Cronick 03 July 2019

The brilliant Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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Shaun Cronick 03 July 2019

Oh Ella! You are one of a kind! Incredible!

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