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—


Comments about A Nearness To Tremendousness by Emily Dickinson

  • * Sunprincess * (9/20/2015 4:51:00 PM)


    ....love the vocabulary..excellent poem ★ (Report) Reply

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  • Angelina Holmes (5/5/2014 1:34:00 PM)


    absolutely fantastic. always a pleasure. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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