A Pit—but Heaven over it—

A Pit-but Heaven over it-
And Heaven beside, and Heaven abroad,
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Emily Dickinson

We pray—to Heaven

We pray-to Heaven-
We prate-of Heaven-
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Emily Dickinson

The Fact that Earth is Heaven—

The Fact that Earth is Heaven-
Whether Heaven is Heaven or not
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Emily Dickinson

We pray—to Heaven

We pray—to Heaven—
We prate—of Heaven—
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Emily Dickinson

In Memoriam
Obiit 1854.

HEAVEN rest thee!
We shall go about today
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Dinah Maria Mulock Craik

Lest this be Heaven indeed

Lest this be Heaven indeed
An Obstacle is given
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Emily Dickinson

Take your Heaven further on

Take your Heaven further on-
This-to Heaven divine Has gone-
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Emily Dickinson

Is Heaven a Physician?

Is Heaven a Physician?
They say that He can heal-
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Emily Dickinson

False Weight
If thou art fair, deal, lady, fair,
And let the scales be even;
Forbid the poising beam to rear,
And pull thee down from heaven.
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George Moses Horton

So much of Heaven has gone from Earth

So much of Heaven has gone from Earth
That there must be a Heaven
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Emily Dickinson

Lover's Gifts Xliv: Where Is Heaven
Where is heaven? you ask me, my child,-the sages tell us it is
beyond the limits of birth and death, unswayed by the rhythm of day
and night; it is not of the earth.
But your poet knows that its eternal hunger is for time and
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Rabindranath Tagore

Than Heaven more remote

Than Heaven more remote,
For Heaven is the root,
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Emily Dickinson

Which is best? Heaven—

Which is best? Heaven-
Or only Heaven to come
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Emily Dickinson

Heaven And Hell
'Tis said there were no thought of hell,
Save hell were taught; that there should be
A Heaven for all's self-credible.
Not so the thing appears to me.
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Francis Thompson

Hearts First Word. Ii
And all her soft dark hair
Breathed for him like a prayer,
And her white lost face
Was prisoned to sonie far place.
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Isaac Rosenberg

The True
I envy the tree-tops that shake so high
In winds that fill them full of heavenly airs;
I envy every little cloud that shares
With unseen angels evening in the sky;
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George MacDonald

A Paraphrase
Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name;
Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth, in Heaven the same;
Give us this day our daily bread, and may our debts to heaven-
As we our earthly debts forgive-by Thee be all forgiven;
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Eugene Field

Of Tolling Bell I ask the cause?

Of Tolling Bell I ask the cause?
“A Soul has gone to Heaven”
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Emily Dickinson

Heaven—is what I cannot reach!

“Heaven”-is what I cannot reach!
The Apple on the Tree-
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Emily Dickinson

Were I as base as is the lowly plain,
And you, my Love, as high as heaven above,
Yet should the thoughts of me, your humble swain,
Ascend to heaven in honour of my love.
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Joshua Sylvester

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