Emily Dickinson

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

Faith - Poem by Emily Dickinson

'Faith' is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can see—
But Microscopes are prudent
In an Emergency.

Topic(s) of this poem: faith


Comments about Faith by Emily Dickinson

  • * Sunprincess * (11/27/2015 2:52:00 PM)

    .....a wonderful verse ★ (Report) Reply

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  • John Westlake John Westlake (10/18/2014 1:00:00 PM)

    Cleverly done. In some ways also true. But faith depends on many things (Report) Reply

  • M. Steinberg (11/20/2006 9:22:00 PM)

    Very true- it is clever but sad. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

Poem Edited: Monday, March 2, 2015


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