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Emily Dickinson - Love can do all but raise the Dead

Love can do all but raise the Dead
I doubt if even that
From such a giant were withheld
Were flesh equivalent

But love is tired and must sleep,
And hungry and must graze
And so abets the shining Fleet
Till it is out of gaze.

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1731. Love can do all but raise the Dead
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

Comment 1 of 1, added on March 4th, 2009 at 2:40 PM.

These poem explains the meaning of love and the feeling showing the strenth love can have.

lori from United States

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