Posted by Sadie from ? (126.96.36.199) on Friday, May 30, 2003 at 3:38PM :
In Reply to: from the REAL Emily Dickinson posted by Sadie from ? (188.8.131.52) on Friday, May 30, 2003 at 2:13PM :
SOME keep the Sabbath going to church;
I keep it staying at home,
With a bobolink for a chorister,
And an orchard for a dome.
Some keep the Sabbath in surplice;
I just wear my wings,
And instead of tolling the bell for church,
Our little sexton sings.
God preaches,—a noted clergyman,—
And the sermon is never long;
So instead of getting to heaven at last,
I ’m going all along!
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