Emily Dickinson

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

Best Things Dwell Out Of Sight - Poem by Emily Dickinson


Best Things dwell out of Sight
The Pearl—the Just—Our Thought.

Most shun the Public Air
Legitimate, and Rare—

The Capsule of the Wind
The Capsule of the Mind

Exhibit here, as doth a Burr—
Germ's Germ be where?

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  • Rookie - 187 Points Angelina Holmes (5/6/2014 8:02:00 PM)

    Nice little couplets. Always lovely to read. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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