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A Charm Invests a Face
by Emily  Dickinson

A charm invests a face
Imperfectly beheld.
The lady dare not lift her veil 
For fear it be dispelled.

But peers beyond her mesh,
And wishes, and denies, 
?Lest interview annul a want
That image satisfies.
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Poem ID: 267   Poem Posted: 11/16/1997
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