poems from dickinson to thomas niles

Ample make this Bed-
Make this Bed with Awe-
In it wait till Judgment break
Excellent and Fair.

Be it's Mattress straight-
Be it's Pillow round-
Let no Sunrise' yellow noise
Interrupt this Ground

thomas johnson's note on poem 829 | index to dickinson/niles poems

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