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The event was directly behind Him

Emily Dickinson

1686

The event was directly behind Him
Yet He did not guess
Fitted itself to Himself like a Robe
Relished His ignorance.
Motioned itself to drill
Loaded and Levelled
And let His Flesh
Centuries from His soul.

Edited by Peter Carter

Added: 2 Apr 2003 | Last Read: 19 Oct 2018 6:31 PM | Viewed: 6904 times

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