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Emily Dickinson - Shells from the Coast mistaking --

Shells from the Coast mistaking --
I cherished them for All --
Happening in After Ages
To entertain a Pearl --

Wherefore so late -- I murmured --
My need of Thee -- be done --
Therefore -- the Pearl responded --
My Period begin

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 693. Shells from the Coast mistaking --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: May 26 2007

Comment 1 of 1, added on October 19th, 2004 at 9:48 AM.

i like this poem because it rhyms

akash from United Kingdom

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