Emily Dickinson Poems

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1.
Hope Is The Thing With Feathers

'Hope' is the thing with feathers—
That perches in the soul—
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2.
"Why Do I Love" You, Sir?

480

"Why do I love" You, Sir?
Because—
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3.
"Nature" Is What We See

668

"Nature" is what we see—
The Hill—the Afternoon—
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4.
"Faith" Is A Fine Invention

185

"Faith" is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can see—
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5.
A Book

There is no frigate like a book
To take us lands away,
Nor any coursers like a page
Of prancing poetry.
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6.
"Heaven"—Is What I Cannot Reach!

239

"Heaven"—is what I cannot reach!
The Apple on the Tree—
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7.
A Bird Came Down

A bird came down the walk:
He did not know I saw;
He bit an angle-worm in halves
And ate the fellow, raw.
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8.
Because I Could Not Stop For Death

Because I could not stop for Death-
He kindly stopped for me-
The Carriage held but just Ourselves-
And Immortality.
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9.
"Heaven" Has Different Signs&Mdash;To Me

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"Heaven" has different Signs—to me—
Sometimes, I think that Noon
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10.
A Coffin—is A Small Domain

A Coffin—is a small Domain,
Yet able to contain
A Citizen of Paradise
In it diminished Plane.
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