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Richard Brautigan - Within my reach!

Within my reach!
I could have touched!
I might have chanced that way!
Soft sauntered thro' the village --
Sauntered as soft away!
So unsuspected Violets
Within the meadows go --
Too late for striving fingers
That passed, an hour ago!

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Poet: Richard Brautigan
Poem: 90. Within my reach!
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

Comment 4 of 4, added on June 15th, 2010 at 6:28 PM.

Providence.

frumpo from United States
Comment 3 of 4, added on May 24th, 2005 at 11:24 AM.

How many people pass through our lives every day and we "saunter" past them. In our "striving" we miss some real beautiful people.

David Palmer from United States
Comment 2 of 4, added on April 8th, 2005 at 10:08 AM.

This poem stands out from the many I have read. I like how this poem twist in a flirty young girl's perspective.

Angel from United States

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