A First Mute Coming

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A first Mute Coming—
In the Stranger's House—
A first fair Going—
When the Bells rejoice—

A first Exchange—of
What hath mingled—been—
For Lot—exhibited to
Faith—alone—

by Emily Dickinson

Comments (4)

Yes, if there is no faith how can that fair go..I like the first line with clever usage of the word Mute...interesting work Emily- 10
Very touching. Love it.
..........faith can move mountains...enjoyed..
......can anyone enlighten me as to what this poem means....