Emily Dickinson

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

Prayer Is The Little Implement - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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Prayer is the little implement
Through which Men reach
Where Presence—is denied them.
They fling their Speech

By means of it—in God's Ear—
If then He hear—
This sums the Apparatus
Comprised in Prayer—


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  • Indira Renganathan (1/10/2017 12:41:00 AM)


    If then He hear—
    This sums the Apparatus
    Comprised in Prayer— Lovely...all said precisely in a neat form.. like this poem a lot
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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