Emily Dickinson

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

I send Two Sunsets


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I send Two Sunsets—
Day and I—in competition ran—
I finished Two—and several Stars—
While He—was making One—

His own was ampler—but as I
Was saying to a friend—
Mine—is the more convenient
To Carry in the Hand—

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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