It was too late for Man

It was too late for Man—
But early, yet, for God—
Creation—impotent to help—
But Prayer—remained—Our Side—

How excellent the Heaven—
When Earth—cannot be had—
How hospitable—then—the face
Of our Old Neighbor—God—

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was an American poet. more…

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