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Poem by Emily Elizabeth Dickinson


Bequest


You left me, sweet, two legacies, Ч
A legacy of love
A Heavenly Father would content,
Had He the offer of; 

You left me boundaries of pain
Capacious as the sea,
Between eternity and time,
Your consciousness and me.



Emily Elizabeth Dickinson


Emily Elizabeth Dickinson's other poems:
  1. Belshazzar Had a Letter
  2. Our Share of Night to Bear
  3. New Feet within My Garden Go
  4. Psalm of the Day
  5. Renunciation


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