Gone Too Soon...

Alexander "Lee" McQueen

The Lost Jewel
By Emily Dickinson

I held a jewel in my fingers
And went to sleep.
The day was warm, and the winds were prosy;
I said: “ T’ will keep.”

I woke and chid my honest fingers, -
The gem was gone;
And now an amethyst remembrance
Is all I own.


hometown girl said...

oh, i know i saw this. how sad, he was so young and so talented. have a lovely weekend friend, thank you for everything. xo suz

brock street said...

heart breaker!! love the blog sis, you really chose the most amazing images and the butterfly always tugs at me.