Poet Emily Dickinson

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

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Summer is shorter than any one—

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Summer is shorter than any one-
Life is shorter than Summer-
Seventy Years is spent as quick
As an only Dollar-

Sorrow-now-is polite-and stays-
See how well we spurn him-
Equally to abhor Delight-
Equally retain him-



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