Emily Dickinson

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

Give Little Anguish - Poem by Emily Dickinson


Give little Anguish—
Lives will fret—
Give Avalanches—
And they'll slant—
Straighten—look cautious for their Breath—
But make no syllable—like Death—
Who only shows the Marble Disc—
Sublimer sort—than Speech—

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  • Gold Star - 36,928 Points * Sunprincess * (11/20/2015 9:40:00 PM)

    ............an interesting write....very nicely penned ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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