Emily Dickinson

10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886 / Amherst / Massachusetts

As If The Sea Should Part

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As if the Sea should part
And show a further Sea—
And that—a further—and the Three
But a presumption be—

Of Periods of Seas—
Unvisited of Shores—
Themselves the Verge of Seas to be—
Eternity—is Those—
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