The Color of a Queen, is this

Emily Dickinson 1830 (Amherst) – 1886 (Amherst)



The Color of a Queen, is this—
The Color of a Sun
At setting—this and Amber—
Beryl—and this, at Noon—

And when at night—Auroran widths
Fling suddenly on men—
'Tis this—and Witchcraft—nature keeps
A Rank—for Iodine—

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

Modified on April 14, 2023

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Scheme XXXX XXXX
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 237
Words 38
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 4, 4

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