Emily Dickinson

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

Suspense—is Hostiler Than Death - Poem by Emily Dickinson

705

Suspense—is Hostiler than Death—
Death—tho'soever Broad,
Is Just Death, and cannot increase—
Suspense—does not conclude—

But perishes—to live anew—
But just anew to die—
Annihilation—plated fresh
With Immortality—


Comments about Suspense—is Hostiler Than Death by Emily Dickinson

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: death



Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



[Hata Bildir]