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Will there really be a morning by Emily Dickinson

January 27th, 2017 (06:00 am)
awake

Current Mood: awake
Current Song: Wayne by Chantal Kreviazuk

Will there really be a morning?
Is there such a thing as day?
Could I see it from the mountains
If I were as tall as they?

Has it feet like water-lilies?
Has it feathers like a bird?
Is it brought from famous countries
Of which I have never heard?

Oh, some scholar! Oh, some sailor!
Oh, some wise man from the skies!
Please to tell a little pilgrim
Where the place called morning lies!

- by Emily Dickinson

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Comments

Posted by: Donna Smith (Donna Smith)
Posted at: January 27th, 2017 04:47 pm (UTC)
New to me

I had not heard this one, but how beautiful and wistful. Thanks for sharing!

Posted by: Little Willow (slayground)
Posted at: January 27th, 2017 04:50 pm (UTC)
Re: New to me

Thanks for commenting! Happy Friday!

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