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Emily Dickinson - When a Lover is a Beggar

When a Lover is a Beggar
Abject is his Knee --
When a Lover is an Owner
Different is he --

What he begged is then the Beggar --
Oh disparity --
Bread of Heaven resents bestowal
Like an obloquy --

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1314. When a Lover is a Beggar
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Apr 18 2017
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