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The Treason of an accent

Emily Dickinson


The Treason of an accent
Might Ecstasy transfer—
Of her effacing Fathom
Is no Recoverer—


The Treason of an Accent
Might vilify the Joy—
To breathe—corrode the rapture
Of Sanctity to be—

Edited by Peter Carter

Added: 2 Apr 2003 | Last Read: 27 Sep 2020 12:17 PM | Viewed: 7124 times

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