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Just so—Jesus—raps

Emily Dickinson


Just so—Jesus—raps—
He—doesn't weary—
Last—at the Knocker—
And first—at the Bell.
Then—on divinest tiptoe—standing—
Might He but spy the lady's soul—
When He—retires—
Chilled—or weary—
It will be ample time for—me—
Patient—upon the steps—until then—
Hears! I am knocking—low at thee.

Added: 19 Aug 2002 | Last Read: 5 Mar 2021 2:48 AM | Viewed: 9175 times

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