Emily Dickinson

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

To My Quick Ear The Leaves Conferred;

Poem by Emily Dickinson

To my quick ear the leaves conferred;
The bushes they were bells;
I could not find a privacy
From Nature's sentinels.

In cave if I presumed to hide,
The walls began to tell;
Creation seemed a mighty crack
To make me visible.

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  • * Sunprincess * (6/12/2016 7:15:00 PM)

    .......wonderful poem, love the personification ★(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 15, 2001

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