Emily Dickinson

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

A chilly Peace infests the Grass - Poem by Emily Dickinson

A chilly Peace infests the Grass
The Sun respectful lies -
Not any Trance of industry
These shadows scrutinize -

Whose Allies go no more astray
For service or for Glee -
But all mankind deliver here
From whatsoever sea -


Comments about A chilly Peace infests the Grass by Emily Dickinson

  • Ratnakar Mandlik (10/16/2019 11:35:00 PM)

    A cilly piece infests the grass. Grand conceptualization and the poem too. (Report)Reply

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  • Andrew BlakemoreAndrew Blakemore (10/16/2019 4:03:00 PM)

    I love this poem very well written (Report)Reply

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  • Subhas Chandra ChakraSubhas Chandra Chakra (9/26/2017 9:36:00 AM)

    A chilly Peace infests the Grass
    The Sun respectful lies -
    Not any Trance of industry
    These shadows scrutinize -
    Great poem, thanks poet.
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  • * Sunprincess * (5/15/2016 7:28:00 PM)

    .....well penned, excellent rhyming and the theme is a little chilly ★ (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, February 8, 2016



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