Emily Dickinson

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

Perhaps I Asked Too Large - Poem by Emily Dickinson

Perhaps I asked too large --
I take -- no less than skies --
For Earths, grow thick as
Berries, in my native town --

My Basked holds -- just -- Firmaments --
Those -- dangle easy -- on my arm,
But smaller bundles -- Cram.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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