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Emily Dickinson - I haven't told my garden yet

I haven't told my garden yet --
Lest that should conquer me.
I haven't quite the strength now
To break it to the Bee --

I will not name it in the street
For shops would stare at me --
That one so shy -- so ignorant
Should have the face to die.

The hillsides must not know it --
Where I have rambled so --
Nor tell the loving forests
The day that I shall go --

Nor lisp it at the table --
Nor heedless by the way
Hint that within the Riddle
One will walk today --

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I haven't told my garden yet - Comments and Information

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 50. I haven't told my garden yet
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

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Comment 88 of 89, added on May 9th, 2017 at 10:37 AM.
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