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Emily Dickinson - This is the place they hoped before,

This is the place they hoped before,
Where I am hoping now.
The seed of disappointment grew
Within a capsule gay,
Too distant to arrest the feet
That walk this plank of balm --
Before them lies escapeless sea --
The way is closed they came.

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1264. This is the place they hoped before,
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: May 22 2004
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