Elysium Is As Far As To

Elysium is as far as to
The very nearest Room
If in that Room a Friend await
Felicity or Doom--

What fortitude the Soul contains
That it can so endure
The accent of a coming Foot--
The opening of a Door--

by Emily Dickinson

Comments (2)

.......very nice write..elysium is a beautiful word, kind of mysterious though ★
Interesting write. It seems to work even in the present day