Emily Dickinson Quote

Love is anterior to life—
Posterior to death—
Initial of creation, and
The exponent of earth.


poem no. 917, 1864. Variant: "... The exponent of breath."

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Love is anterior to life— Posterior to death— Initial of creation, and The exponent of earth.

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Love is anterior to life— Posterior to death— Initial of creation, and The exponent of earth.

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Love is anterior to life— Posterior to death— Initial of creation, and The exponent of earth.

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Love is anterior to life— Posterior to death— Initial of creation, and The exponent of earth.