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Emily Dickinson - A Charm invests a face

A Charm invests a face
Imperfectly beheld --
The Lady dare not lift her Veil
For fear it be dispelled --

But peers beyond her mesh --
And wishes -- and denies --
Lest Interview -- annul a want
That Image -- satisfies --

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 421. A Charm invests a face
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Jan 3 2001

Comment 3 of 3, added on July 18th, 2014 at 7:52 AM.

KCzD42 Major thanks for the blog post.Much thanks again. Fantastic.

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Comment 2 of 3, added on March 8th, 2009 at 12:16 PM.

This is an amazing poem.

Michael from United States
Comment 1 of 3, added on July 21st, 2005 at 4:18 PM.

You've got a typo. It should say, "the lady DARE not lift her veil".

Ben Yates from United States

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