Ample Make This Bed

(2000)

"Ample Make This Bed" is the first song of Jake Heggie's song set How Well I Knew the Light, which sets the poetry of Emily Dickinson.

Ample Make This Bed
by Emily Dickinson


Ample make this Bed --
Make this Bed with Awe --
In it wait till Judgment break
Excellent and Fair.


Be its Mattress straight --
Be its Pillow round --
Let no Sunrise' yellow noise
Interrupt this Ground --


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