Emily Dickinson Friend Poems

1.
A Shady Friend For Torrid Days

A shady friend for torrid days
Is easier to find
Than one of higher temperature
For frigid hour of mind.
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2.
A Prison Gets To Be A Friend

652

A Prison gets to be a friend—
Between its Ponderous face
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3.
My Friend Must Be A Bird

92
My friend must be a Bird—
Because it flies!
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4.
I Should Not Dare To Leave My Friend

205

I should not dare to leave my friend,
Because—because if he should die
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5.
My Friend Attacks My Friend!

118

My friend attacks my friend!
Oh Battle picturesque!
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6.
If Anybody's Friend Be Dead

509

If anybody's friend be dead
It's sharpest of the theme
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