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Delight's Despair at setting

Emily Dickinson

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Delight's Despair at setting
Is that Delight is less
Than the sufficing Longing
That so impoverish.

Enchantment's Perihelion
Mistaken oft has been
For the Authentic orbit
Of its Anterior Sun.

Edited by Peter Carter

Added: 2 Apr 2003 | Last Read: 22 Apr 2018 3:04 AM | Viewed: 7249 times

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