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Emily Dickinson - Ah, Necromancy Sweet!

Ah, Necromancy Sweet!
Ah, Wizard erudite!
Teach me the skill,

That I instil the pain
Surgeons assuage in vain,
Nor Herb of all the plain
Can Heal!

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 177. Ah, Necromancy Sweet!
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

Comment 2 of 2, added on June 15th, 2010 at 7:38 PM.

Dickinson as poet-sadist!

frumpo from United States
Comment 1 of 2, added on September 21st, 2005 at 8:44 AM.

Dickinson was very, very angry with some one too the point she wanted to do anything, wizardy, Black Magic, Voodoo, witch craft, all with out any cure for the intended victem. She must have had so much pain herself she transformed it into severe anger!

Kerry from United States

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