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Emily Dickinson - Ah, Teneriffe!

Ah, Teneriffe!
Retreating Mountain!
Purples of Ages -- pause for you --
Sunset -- reviews her Sapphire Regiment --
Day -- drops you her Red Adieu!

Still -- Clad in your Mail of ices --
Thigh of Granite -- and thew -- of Steel --
Heedless -- alike -- of pomp -- or parting

Ah, Teneriffe!
I'm kneeling -- still --

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 666. Ah, Teneriffe!
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

Comment 3 of 3, added on July 18th, 2014 at 6:04 AM.

3Q9pnM I truly appreciate this post. Fantastic.

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Comment 2 of 3, added on January 6th, 2006 at 10:14 PM.

Slant Rhyme--not just
Lazy--but Hark! Not only
It does'nt even--Pwn--

K-Stone from United States
Comment 1 of 3, added on January 5th, 2006 at 5:53 PM.

I feel that if I speak this poem aloud, the catastrophic consequence would surely lead to the end of mankind as we know it. p.s. slant rhyme is just plain LAZY!!

A-Rock from United States

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