Emily Dickinson

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

How The Waters Closed Above Him - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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How the Waters closed above Him
We shall never know—
How He stretched His Anguish to us
That—is covered too—

Spreads the Pond Her Base of Lilies
Bold above the Boy
Whose unclaimed Hat and Jacket
Sum the History—


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  • Tapan M. Saren (4/23/2017 8:24:00 AM)


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    Very impressive poem........ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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