Emily Dickinson

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

Where Thou Art—that—is Home - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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Where Thou art—that—is Home—
Cashmere—or Calvary—the same—
Degree—or Shame—
I scarce esteem Location's Name—
So I may Come—

What Thou dost—is Delight—
Bondage as Play—be sweet—
Imprisonment—Content—
And Sentence—Sacrament—
Just We two—meet—

Where Thou art not—is Woe—
Tho' Bands of Spices—row—
What Thou dost not—Despair—
Tho' Gabriel—praise me—Sire—


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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