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Emily Dickinson - These held their Wick above the West --

These held their Wick above the West --
Till when the Red declined --
Or how the Amber aided it --
Defied to be defined --

Then waned without disparagement
In a dissembling Hue
That would not let the Eye decide
Did it abide or no --

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1390. These held their Wick above the West --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Oct 14 2002
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