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This is the place they hoped before

This is the place they hoped before,
Where I am hoping now.
The seed of disappointment grew
Within a capsule gay,
Too distant to arrest the feet
That walk this plank of balm
Before them lies escapeless sea
The way is closed they came.


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Poem This is the place they hoped before - Emily Dickinson