Emily Dickinson

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

Why Do I Love You, Sir? - Poem by Emily Dickinson

Why do I love You, Sir?
Because—
The Wind does not require the Grass
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Comments about Why Do I Love You, Sir? by Emily Dickinson

  • * Sunprincess * (1/22/2016 10:44:00 PM)

    ............a most lovely write, always has been one of my favorites ★
    The Sunrise—Sire—compelleth Me—
    Because He's Sunrise—and I see—
    Therefore—Then—
    I love Thee—
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  • Marilyn Hochfield (1/10/2012 6:20:00 PM)

    I quoted this in the eulogy for my beloved, who died on 12/2/11. (Report)Reply

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  • Amanda Hughes (2/17/2010 11:03:00 AM)

    A perfect answer to the age old question, 'Why do you love me? ' There is no fact or thing or reason. It just is. (Report)Reply

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