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Edmund Clarence Stedman, ed. (1833–1908). A Victorian Anthology, 1837–1895. 1895.

Amy Levy 1861–89

In the Mile End Road

HOW like her! But ’t is she herself,

Comes up the crowded street,

How little did I think, the morn,

My only love to meet!

Whose else that motion and that mien?

Whose else that airy tread?

For one strange moment I forgot

My only love was dead.