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Emily Dickinson
My nosegays are for Captives --
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My nosegays are for Captives --
Dim -- long expectant eyes,
Fingers denied the plucking,
Patient till Paradise.

To such, if they should whisper
Of morning and the moor,
They bear no other errand,
And I, no other prayer.

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