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Emily Dickinson - The Stars are old, that stood for me --

The Stars are old, that stood for me --
The West a little worn --
Yet newer glows the only Gold
I ever cared to earn --

Presuming on that lone result
Her infinite disdain
But vanquished her with my defeat
'Twas Victory was slain.

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1249. The Stars are old, that stood for me --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Feb 13 2003
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