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Mine Enemy is growing old—

Emily Dickinson


Mine Enemy is growing old—
I have at last Revenge—
The Palate of the Hate departs—
If any would avenge

Let him be quick—the Viand flits—
It is a faded Meat—
Anger as soon as fed is dead—
'Tis starving makes it fat—

Edited by Peter Carter

Added: 2 Apr 2003 | Last Read: 9 Jul 2020 9:31 AM | Viewed: 11895 times

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