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Emily Dickinson

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

A darting fear—a pomp—a tear


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A darting fear—a pomp—a tear—
A waking on a morn
To find that what one waked for,
Inhales the different dawn.

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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