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Emily Dickinson

(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886 / Amherst / Massachusetts)

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A Dying Tiger—moaned for Drink


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A Dying Tiger—moaned for Drink—
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  • Michael Harmon (6/19/2009 3:26:00 PM)

    I am a Dickinson fan. However, would one of those who praised this poem please enlighten us as to its meaning and why they praised it? It would certainly help me to also appreciate it better. :) (Report) Reply

  • Madeline Arnold (6/19/2009 6:26:00 AM)

    Emily Dickenson was amazing, I take inspiration from her works, which live on through her own death.

    Alice x (Report) Reply

  • Abby Mackaway (6/19/2009 5:36:00 AM)

    I'm not one to be negative, but ummm, what tyhe hell is going on in this one. a strange choice for poem of the day, and a strange poem for such a classic poet.
    With respect,
    Abby (Report) Reply

  • Alice Miller (1/11/2009 11:03:00 AM)

    Sheer perfection! Ms. Dickinson adds an unique poem.... to my faves. So glad this was the poem of the day! (Report) Reply

  • Dimitris(Jimmy) Psachos (6/19/2007 9:53:00 AM)

    Struggling for salvation ms Dickinson, an expressive need for....late compassion.Utter delight to explore in the daidalus of her genuine poetic soul, even if this is a small token... (Report) Reply

  • Jon Alan (6/19/2007 12:55:00 AM)

    In her unique style, Ms. Dickinson carries one theme throughout the poem until the last few lines, then delivers the coup de grâce, the twist of fate and intended entendre, as in her poem 'A Drop Fell On The Apple Tree'. (Report) Reply

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