Monday, April 12, 2010

Monday Morning

I held a Jewel in my fingers--

And went to sleep

The day was warm, and the winds were prosy--

I said "'Twill keep"--

I woke-- and chid my honest fingers,

The Gem was gone--

And now, an Amethyst remembrance

Is all I own--

c. 1861 Emily Dickinson

1 comment:

pve design said...

rings a bell I like! happy monday!