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All the letters I can write

Emily Dickinson 1830 (Amherst) – 1886 (Amherst)



All the letters I can write
Are not fair as this—
Syllables of Velvet—
Sentences of Plush,
Depths of Ruby, undrained,
Hid, Lip, for Thee—
Play it were a Humming Bird—
And just sipped—me—

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