Emily Dickinson

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

A Darting Fear&Mdash;A Pomp&Mdash;A Tear - Poem by Emily Dickinson


A darting fear—a pomp—a tear—
A waking on a morn
To find that what one waked for,
Inhales the different dawn.

Comments about A Darting Fear&Mdash;A Pomp&Mdash;A Tear by Emily Dickinson

  • Indira Renganathan (10/21/2016 5:18:00 AM)

    A Darting Fear&Mdash; A Pomp&Mdash; A Tear
    That anxiety about a dawn how it is going to be for a distressed mind....short and thought provoking work-10 (Report) Reply

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  • Brian Jani (5/19/2014 10:24:00 AM)

    I love this poem.Well penned (Report) Reply

  • (4/29/2014 9:51:00 PM)

    .........a beautiful little poem...enjoyed.. (Report) Reply

  • (3/29/2014 8:54:00 PM)

    ........a nice write....enjoyed... (Report) Reply

  • john tiong chunghoo (3/26/2006 1:59:00 AM)

    morning calm
    the way to start
    a new day
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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