Emily Dickinson

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

Before He Comes We Weigh The Time! - Poem by Emily Dickinson


Before He comes we weigh the Time!
'Tis Heavy and 'tis Light.
When He depart, an Emptiness
Is the prevailing Freight.

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  • (5/6/2014 11:34:00 AM)

    Such a short poem, but loaded with meaning. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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