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Emily Dickinson - Sweet hours have perished here;

Sweet hours have perished here;
This is a mighty room;
Within its precincts hopes have played, --
Now shadows in the tomb.

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1767. Sweet hours have perished here;
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Mar 19 2004

Comment 1 of 1, added on June 1st, 2007 at 2:10 PM.

I have been looking for this poem for some time. I used to have a book where I had all my favorites saved from a class i was taking, and lost it in the fire. I knew this was from Emily Dickinson, but had trouble finding it the book my husband gave me for Christmas. Now I have it again! Thank you, thank you thank you!!

ejpoeta from United States

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