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Denial—is the only fact

Emily Dickinson 1830 (Amherst) – 1886 (Amherst)

Denial—is the only fact
Perceived by the Denied—
Whose Will—a numb significance—
The Day the Heaven died—

And all the Earth strove common round—
Without Delight, or Beam—
What Comfort was it Wisdom—was—
The spoiler of Our Home?

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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