Emily Dickinson Quote

An ear can break a human heart As quickly as a spear, We wish the ear had not a heart So dangerously near.


Poems: including variant readings critically compared with all known manuscripts (ed. Belknap Press, 1955)

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An ear can break a human heart As quickly as a spear, We wish the ear had not a heart So dangerously near.

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An ear can break a human heart As quickly as a spear, We wish the ear had not a heart So dangerously near.

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An ear can break a human heart As quickly as a spear, We wish the ear had not a heart So dangerously near.

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An ear can break a human heart As quickly as a spear, We wish the ear had not a heart So dangerously near.