Poet Emily Dickinson

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

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That first Day, when you praised Me, Sweet

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That first Day, when you praised Me, Sweet,
And said that I was strong-
And could be mighty, if I liked-
That Day-the Days among-

Glows Central-like a Jewel
Between Diverging Golds-
The Minor One-that gleamed behind-
And Vaster-of the World's.



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