Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Emily Dickinson's backhanded compliment

I dared not meet the daffodils,
For fear their yellow gown
Would pierce me with a fashion
So foreign to my own.

Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

I found this poem on Eva's blog - thanks, Eva!

1 comment:

givethemhell said...

I just found you through the new Wordpress Link System. Thanks for visiting my blog and referring to it with Emily Dickinson's poem about daffodils.