Emily Dickinson

Amherst / Massachusetts
Emily Dickinson
Amherst / Massachusetts
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A Drop Fell On The Apple Tree

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A drop fell on the apple tree
Another on the roof;
A half a dozen kissed the eaves,
And made the gables laugh.

A few went out to help the brook,
That went to help the sea.
Myself conjectured, Were they pearls,
What necklaces could be!
The dust replaced in hoisted roa
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amalie 01 December 2020
jeg kommer ikke på noe dikt om tre
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Divya.Macsuedon 05 September 2018
I wrote about snowflakes nourishing the apples Now you speaketh to me. Missed reading this.
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Resh Kav 25 June 2017
Refreshing one. good to read
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Indira Renganathan 30 October 2016
A Drop Fell On The Apple Tree I have enjoyed watching the rain pearls along the clothes-line for so many times when it rains....rain drops are not pearls in Emily's words..but diamonds..superb-10 (Repor
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Susan Williams 22 September 2016
There is something particularly charming about this poem- - she gives us such unique phrases and words used in different contexts.- - - A half a dozen kissed the eaves, And made the gables laugh.- - - - - - The sunshine threw his hat away, The orchards spangles hung.
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Mizzy ........ 22 September 2016
Class writing by Emily!
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Seamus O Brian 22 September 2016
Emily's love of nature is so embodied in her verse. It resonates so charmingly as she teaches us how to look at a simple rain shower through her eyes.
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Veer Dhiman 22 September 2016
Juicy poems...As fresh as apples...
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Edward Kofi Louis 22 September 2016
Free! ! In the glee. Nice work.
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Rajnish Manga 22 September 2016
Beautiful portrayal of the charms of nature as it appears in a drizzle. Thanks. A drop fell on the apple tree / Another on the roof A few went out to help the brook / That went to help the sea.
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