Emily Dickinson

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

I Never Lost As Much But Twice - Poem by Emily Dickinson


I never lost as much but twice,
And that was in the sod.
Twice have I stood a beggar
Before the door of God!

Angels—twice descending
Reimbursed my store—
Burglar! Banker—Father!
I am poor once more!

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  • Gold Star - 36,605 Points * Sunprincess * (9/27/2015 6:45:00 PM)

    .......incredible poem with a great theme ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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