Emily Dickinson

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

Each Second Is The Last - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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Each Second is the last
Perhaps, recalls the Man
Just measuring unconsciousness
The Sea and Spar between.

To fail within a Chance—
How terribler a thing
Than perish from the Chance's list
Before the Perishing!


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  • (12/1/2015 12:48:00 PM)


    .....an excellent write....and true each second could be the last ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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