Emily Dickinson Poems

Hit Title Date Added
21.
A Secret Told

381

A Secret told—
Ceases to be a Secret—then—
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22.
"I Want"&Mdash;It Pleaded&Mdash;All Its Life

731

"I want"—it pleaded—All its life—
I want—was chief it said
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23.
A Burdock&Mdash;Clawed My Gown

229

A Burdock—clawed my Gown—
Not Burdock's—blame—
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24.
'They Have Not Chosen Me,' He Said

'They have not chosen me,' he said,
'But I have chosen them!'
Brave—Broken hearted statement—
Uttered in Bethlehem!
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25.
I Died For Beauty

I died for beauty, but was scarce
Adjusted in the tomb,
When one who died for truth was lain
In an adjoining room.
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26.
A Death Blow Is A Life Blow To Some

816

A Death blow is a Life blow to Some
Who till they died, did not alive become—
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27.
A Narrow Fellow In The Grass

A narrow fellow in the grass
Occasionally rides;
You may have met him,--did you not,
His notice sudden is.
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28.
Success Is Counted Sweetest

Success is counted sweetest
By those who ne'er succeed.
To comprehend a nectar
Requires sorest need.
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29.
'Morning' Means 'Milking' To The Farmer

300

'Morning'—means 'Milking'—to the Farmer—
Dawn—to the Teneriffe—
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30.
"Houses"&Mdash;So The Wise Men Tell Me

127

"Houses"—so the Wise Men tell me—
"Mansions"! Mansions must be warm!
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