Poet Emily Dickinson

American poet (B:1830-12-10 - D:1886-05-15)

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Her breast is fit for pearls

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Her breast is fit for pearls,
But I was not a “Diver”-
Her brow is fit for thrones
But I have not a crest.
Her heart is fit for home-
I-a Sparrow-build there
Sweet of twigs and twine
My perennial nest.



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