Will There Really Be a Morning?

Poem of the Week: “Will There Really Be a Morning?”, By Emily Dickinson

Will there really be a "Morning"?
Is there such a thing as "Day"?
Could I see it from the mountains
If I were as tall as they?

Has it feet like Water lilies?
Has it feathers like a Bird?
Is it brought from famous countries
Of which I have never heard?

Oh some Scholar! Oh some Sailor!
Oh some Wise Men from the skies!
Please to tell a little Pilgrim
Where the place called "Morning" lies!

I have chosen this poem as the poem of the week.  If you really search between the lines you begin to realize how beautiful and personal this text really is.  I am singing this text in the song called “Over the morning” with my choir.  It is a beautiful, heart-touching song.

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