Treasure Island

Emily Dickinson

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

If you were coming in the fall,


If you were coming in the fall,
I'd brush the summer by
With half a smile and half a spum,
........................
........................
read full text »


Do you like this poem?
1 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Comments about this poem (If you were coming in the fall, by Emily Dickinson )

Enter the verification code :

  • Heidi Wilde (12/4/2009 10:05:00 PM)

    'With half a smile and half a spum' should be 'With half a smile and half a spurn'. (Report) Reply

New Poems

  1. Oxford Stroud Recollects Fishing with El.., R. T. Smith
  2. mounement, Rathna nagaraja
  3. Messenger, R. T. Smith
  4. MORNINGS GARMENT, Shannon Strauss
  5. Cowgirl, R. T. Smith
  6. Confession in a Booth at the Hollow Log .., R. T. Smith
  7. A Local Doc, over Rocky Lunchtime Bourbo.., R. T. Smith
  8. Please Know, Michael McParland
  9. Pity Party of One -or- I Never Got His N.., Joseph James Breunig 3rd
  10. She, Divya Singh

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Louis Stevenson

It is very nice to think
The world is full of meat and drink,
With little children saying grace
In every Christian kind of place.... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Amy Lowell

 

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  6. A Thought, Robert Louis Stevenson
  7. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  8. First Lesson, Philip Booth
  9. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]