Emily Dickinson

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

Dreams&Mdash;Are Well&Mdash;But Waking's Better - Poem by Emily Dickinson


Dreams—are well—but Waking's better,
If One wake at morn—
If One wake at Midnight—better—
Dreaming—of the Dawn—

Sweeter—the Surmising Robins—
Never gladdened Tree—
Than a Solid Dawn—confronting—
Leading to no Day—

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  • (12/1/2015 9:22:00 PM)

    ............beautiful poem....living a waking dream is better ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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