Oh Shadow on the Grass,
Art thou a Step or not?
Go make thee fair my Candidate
My nominated Heart —
Oh Shadow on the Grass
While I delay to guess
Some other thou wilt consecrate —
Oh Unelected Face —

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem Oh Shadow on the Grass,

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