Emily Dickinson

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

She Went As Quiet As The Dew - Poem by Emily Dickinson

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She went as quiet as the Dew
From an Accustomed flower.
Not like the Dew, did she return
At the Accustomed hour!

She dropt as softly as a star
From out my summer's Eve—
Less skillful than Le Verriere
It's sorer to believe!


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  • (5/28/2008 1:49:00 PM)


    This poem was the one that my mother chose for my sister when she passed away 1999. This is one of the best poems that i have ever read. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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