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Emily Dickinson

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

A thought went up my mind to-day


A thought went up my mind to-day
That I have had before,
But did not finish,--some way back,
I could not fix the year,

Nor where it went, nor why it came
The second time to me,
Nor definitely what it was,
Have I the art to say.

But somewhere in my soul, I know
I've met the thing before;
It just reminded me--'t was all--
And came my way no more.

Submitted: Monday, May 14, 2001

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