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Shame is the shawl of Pink

Emily Dickinson

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Shame is the shawl of Pink
In which we wrap the Soul
To keep it from infesting Eyes—
The elemental Veil
Which helpless Nature drops
When pushed upon a scene
Repugnant to her probity—
Shame is the tint divine.

Edited by Peter Carter

Added: 2 Apr 2003 | Last Read: 20 Oct 2018 9:25 PM | Viewed: 7470 times

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