by Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

To‑day or this noon
Language: English 
To-day or this noon
She dwelt so close,
I almost touched her;
Tonight she lies
Past neighborhood --
And bough and steeple --
Now past surmise.

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Confirmed with Dickinson, Emily. The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson. Boston: Little, Brown, 1924;, 2000.


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