by Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

To the stanch Dust
Language: English 
To the stanch Dust
We safe commit thee --
Tongue if it hath,
Inviolate to thee --
Silence -- denote --
And Sanctity -- enforce thee --
Passenger -- of Infinity --

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This text was added to the website: 2013-12-03
Line count: 7
Word count: 24