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So proud she was to die

Emily Dickinson 1830 (Amherst) – 1886 (Amherst)



So proud she was to die
It made us all ashamed
That what we cherished, so unknown
To her desire seemed.

So satisfied to go
Where none of us should be,
Immediately, that anguish stooped
Almost to jealousy.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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