by Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892 - 1950)

Ebb
Language: English 
I know what my heart is like
    Since your love died: 
It is like a hollow ledge
Holding a little pool
    Left there by the tide, 
A little tepid pool,
Drying inward from the edge.

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This text was added to the website: 2008-06-03
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