Emily Dickinson Earth Poems

1.
I Reason, Earth Is Short

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I reason, Earth is short—
And Anguish—absolute—
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2.
There is no Silence in the Earth

There is no Silence in the Earth - so silent
As that endured
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3.
The Earth Has Many Keys

The earth has many keys,
Where melody is not
Is the unknown peninsula.
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4.
High From The Earth I Heard A Bird

High from the earth I heard a bird;
He trod upon the trees
As he esteemed them trifles,
And then he spied a breeze,
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5.
So much of Heaven has gone from Earth

So much of Heaven has gone from Earth
That there must be a Heaven
If only to enclose the Saints
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6.
As from the earth the light Balloon

As from the earth the light Balloon
Asks nothing but release -
Ascension that for which it was,
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