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Emily Dickinson - If I should cease to bring a Rose

If I should cease to bring a Rose
Upon a festal day,
'Twill be because beyond the Rose
I have been called away --

If I should cease to take the names
My buds commemorate --
'Twill be because Death's finger
Claps my murmuring lip!

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If I should cease to bring a Rose - Comments and Information

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 56. If I should cease to bring a Rose
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

Comment 4 of 4, added on December 21st, 2014 at 10:01 AM.

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Comment 3 of 4, added on January 3rd, 2012 at 7:19 AM.

Perfect answer! That rlealy gets to the heart of it!

Sonny from Cuba
Comment 2 of 4, added on November 26th, 2007 at 10:11 AM.

This is a beautiful poem. I think it is diffrent than most poems and that Emily is brave. That is why she is my favorite poet.

Megan carter from United States

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