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Emily Dickinson - Exhilaration -- is within

Exhilaration -- is within --
There can no Outer Wine
So royally intoxicate
As that diviner Brand

The Soul achieves -- Herself --
To drink -- or set away
For Visitor -- Or Sacrament --
'Tis not of Holiday

To stimulate a Man
Who hath the Ample Rhine
Within his Closet -- Best you can
Exhale in offering.

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 383. Exhilaration -- is within
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Jun 13 2008

Comment 1 of 1, added on June 4th, 2011 at 3:04 PM.

True intoxication is mental and spiritual. It is a rare person who can inspire such an intoxicated individual.

frumpo from United States

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