Poet Emily Dickinson

American poet (B:1830-12-10 - D:1886-05-15)

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Should you but fail at—Sea


Should you but fail at-Sea-
In sight of me-
Or doomed lie-
Next Sun-to die-
Or rap-at Paradise-unheard
I'd harass God
Until he let you in!

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