Emily Dickinson

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

As If The Sea Should Part - Poem by Emily Dickinson


As if the Sea should part
And show a further Sea—
And that—a further—and the Three
But a presumption be—

Of Periods of Seas—
Unvisited of Shores—
Themselves the Verge of Seas to be—
Eternity—is Those—

Comments about As If The Sea Should Part by Emily Dickinson

  • Indira Renganathan (10/28/2016 10:44:00 AM)

    Yes, the Infinite is the three seas to extend more and more- -simple and interesting write-10 (Report) Reply

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  • Brian Jani (5/13/2014 1:00:00 PM)

    Emily you wrote well (Report) Reply

  • (5/6/2014 7:50:00 AM)

    Very nice. The sea is such a beautiful thing. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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