Emily Dickinson

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

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

87

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)

    That anxiety about a dawn how it is going to be for a distressed mind....short and thought provoking work-10 (Report)Reply

    4 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Brian Jani (5/19/2014 10:24:00 AM)

    I love this poem.Well penned (Report)Reply

    4 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • (4/29/2014 9:51:00 PM)

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

    4 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • (3/29/2014 8:54:00 PM)

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

    2 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • john tiong chunghoo (3/26/2006 1:59:00 AM)

    morning calm
    the way to start
    a new day
    (Report)Reply

    3 person liked.
    6 person did not like.
Read all 5 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: fear



Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



[Report Error]