Beauty—be not caused—It is

(1978)

"Beauty—be not caused—It is" is the fifth song of George Perle's Thirteen Dickinson Songs. For more information about this song cycle, please visit: Thirteen Dickinson Songs.

Beauty—be not caused—It is
by Emily Dickinson


Beauty — be not caused — It Is —
Chase it, and it ceases —
Chase it not, and it abides —


Overtake the Creases


In the Meadow — when the Wind
Runs his fingers thro' it —
Deity will see to it
That You never do it —


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