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The Things that never can come back, are several—

Emily Dickinson

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The Things that never can come back, are several—
Childhood—some forms of Hope—the Dead—
Though Joys—like Men—may sometimes make a Journey—
And still abide—
We do not mourn for Traveler, or Sailor,
Their Routes are fair—
But think enlarged of all that they will tell us
Returning here—
"Here!" There are typic "Heres"—
Foretold Locations—
The Spirit does not stand—
Himself—at whatsoever Fathom
His Native Land—

Edited by Peter Carter

Added: 2 Apr 2003 | Last Read: 17 Jan 2018 12:52 PM | Viewed: 6786 times

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