Emily Dickinson Quote

These are the days when birds come back—
A very few—a bird or two—
To take a backward look.
These are the days when the skies resume
The old—old sophistries of June—
A blue and gold mistake.


poem no. 130, c. 1859

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These are the days when birds come back— A very few—a bird or two— To take a backward look. These are the days when the skies resume The...

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These are the days when birds come back— A very few—a bird or two— To take a backward look. These are the days when the skies resume The...

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These are the days when birds come back— A very few—a bird or two— To take a backward look. These are the days when the skies resume The...

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These are the days when birds come back— A very few—a bird or two— To take a backward look. These are the days when the skies resume The...