Emily Dickinson

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

Patience—has A Quiet Outer - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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Patience—has a quiet Outer—
Patience—Look within—
Is an Insect's futile forces
Infinites—between—

'Scaping one—against the other
Fruitlesser to fling—
Patience—is the Smile's exertion
Through the quivering—


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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