Emily Dickinson

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

A Nearness To Tremendousness - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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A nearness to Tremendousness—
An Agony procures—
Affliction ranges Boundlessness—
Vicinity to Laws

Contentment's quiet Suburb—
Affliction cannot stay
In Acres—Its Location
Is Illocality—


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  • Rookie - 178 Points Angelina Holmes (5/5/2014 1:34:00 PM)

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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