Emily Dickinson

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

A Sepal, Petal, And A Thorn - Poem by Emily Dickinson


A sepal, petal, and a thorn
Upon a common summer's morn—
A flask of Dew—A Bee or two—
A Breeze—a caper in the trees—
And I'm a Rose!

Comments about A Sepal, Petal, And A Thorn by Emily Dickinson

  • Indira Renganathan (11/9/2016 9:34:00 AM)

    Good morning Rose...I would have wished had I been with you.....quite amusing- 10 (Report) Reply

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  • (9/20/2015 9:41:00 PM)

    .....wonderful poem with superb imagery ★ (Report) Reply

  • (5/5/2014 7:16:00 PM)

    Roses are very pretty (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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