Emily Dickinson

10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886 / Amherst / Massachusetts

His voice decrepit was with Joy

His voice decrepit was with Joy -
Her words did totter so
How old the News of Love must be
To make Lips elderly
That purled a moment since with Glee -
Is it Delight or Woe -
Or Terror - that do decorate
This livid interview -
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