Poet: Emily Dickinson
She dealt her pretty words like Blades
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Comment 2 of 2, added on January 16th, 2013 at 4:53 PM.
Cutting into another person
It has been said that the human tongue can break bones.
Jack from United States
Comment 1 of 2, added on October 3rd, 2011 at 12:20 PM.
I think by what she means it that words can have a sharp meaning when you say them, or that they can come out sharp.
victoria from United States
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