[Skip Navigation]

Plagiarist Poetry Sites: Plagiarist.com | Poetry X | Poetry Discussion Forums | Open Poetry Project | Joycean.org
Enter our Poetry Contest
Win Cash and Publication!

Plagiarist.com Archive

Read more poems by Emily Dickinson: Emily Dickinson Poems at Poetry X.

More poems by Emily DickinsonEmily Dickinson | Print this page.Print | View and Write CommentsComments | Books by Emily DickinsonBooks by Emily Dickinson

My nosegays are for Captives

Emily Dickinson

95

My nosegays are for Captives—
Dim—expectant eyes,
Fingers denied the plucking,
Patient till Paradise.

To such, if they should whisper
Of morning and the moor,
They bear no other errand,
And I, no other prayer.

Added: 19 Aug 2002 | Last Read: 17 Jan 2018 2:10 AM | Viewed: 6525 times

A PoetryNotes™ Analysis of My nosegays are for Captives by Emily Dickinson, is Available!

A PoetryNotes™ eBook is available for this poem for delivery within 24 hours, and usually available within minutes during normal business hours.

ON SALE - only $29.95 19.95!

For more information...


URL: http://plagiarist.com/poetry/6432/ | Viewed on 17 January 2018.
Copyright ©2018 Plagiarist - All rights reserved.