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The Brain—is Wider Than The Sky

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The Brain—is wider than the Sky—
For—put them side by side—
The one the other will contain
With ease—and You—beside—

The Brain is deeper than the sea—
For—hold them—Blue to Blue—
The one the other will absorb—

As Sponges—Buckets—do—
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ANONYMOUS 29 July 2018

its helpful and a little not understandable

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Indira Renganathan 20 November 2016

There is a way to think of the style for a poem prior to write... Emily alone thinks of a super-o-super style for her poem...indeed her brain is wider than the sky- -superb- 10++++

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Melissa Northrup 03 April 2008

This is almost my favorite by Dickinson. There has never been such a genius in writing poems. My favorite author by far.

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