Emily Dickinson

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

Away From Home Are Some And I— - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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Away from Home are some and I—
An Emigrant to be
In a Metropolis of Homes
Is easy, possibly—

The Habit of a Foreign Sky
We—difficult—acquire
As Children, who remain in Face
The more their Feet retire.


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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