Will There Really Be A "Morning"? Poem by Emily Dickinson

Will There Really Be A "Morning"?

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Will there really be a "Morning"?
Is there such a thing as "Day"?
Could I see it from the mountains
If I were as tall as they?

Has it feet like Water lilies?
Has it feathers like a Bird?
Is it brought from famous countries
Of which I have never heard?

Oh some Scholar! Oh some Sailor!
Oh some Wise Men from the skies!
Please to tell a little Pilgrim
Where the place called "Morning" lies!

COMMENTS OF THE POEM
* Sunprincess * 22 January 2016

..............most fabulous....and so inquisitive ?

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Ratnakar Mandlik 16 February 2017

A great poem inked by an equally great poetess. Thanks for sharing it here.

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Susan Williams 16 February 2017

The heart of this woman beats in every word she pens. That last stanza has to be the most well-written closure to a poem ever.

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Sandra Feldman 16 February 2017

Very 'avant guard' and daring for the times! Wonderfully written, romantically chimed.

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Albert Grant 16 April 2020

Why does she refer to herself as a " Pilgrim" min the last stanza?

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YOU DONT CARE 05 March 2019

this is a poem not a songggggg

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robert 25 March 2020

But, it has been set to music many times...

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A person 17 January 2019

Can anyone tell me when this was written

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Jenna nelsen 09 January 2019

I love this song so much, I sang the song in choir, it is fun to sing

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snazzy potatoes 12 April 2018

im doing this poem for school! i love this poem

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