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    Nor I half turn to go yet turning stay.

    I was reading Christina Rossetti's poem "Remember", but I can't understand the sentence, "Nor I half turn to go yet turning stay."
    Can anyone put it in plain English?
    Thank you!
    Melo


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    Re: Nor I half turn to go yet turning stay.

    When you can no more hold me by the hand,
    Nor I half turn to go, yet turning stay.

    When I
    die - when I no longer can choose to go or stay..




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    Re: Nor I half turn to go yet turning stay.

    Thank you very much! Now it makes sense.
    Grazie molto!
    Melo

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