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Comment 10 of 70, added on March 20th, 2012 at 7:26 PM.
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Comment 8 of 70, added on May 10th, 2010 at 12:00 AM.
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Comment 7 of 70, added on January 15th, 2007 at 2:23 PM.

I must modify my previous comment: "Poems," published in 1896, did entitle
the poem "Griefs," and it did omit the fourth stanza. All ten stanzas,
including the fourth stanza, were printed in "The New England Quarterly,"
XX, (1947). These citations are from Johnson's notes. Perhaps there is a
basis for some genuine controversy, I accept Johnson's versions, in the
absence of any subsequent evidence to the contrary.

roger schmeeckle from United States
Comment 6 of 70, added on January 15th, 2007 at 2:10 PM.

Leigh, I do not know what is the basis for your criticism of the poem as
reproduced.

The fourth stanzs is included in the Thomas Johnson edition of the complete
poems.

Many editions of Emily Dickinson's poems were published before a reliable,
scholarly edition was published.

"Griefs" is not the title of the poem. Emily Dickinson did not give titles
to her poems. They are usually identified by their first lines, "I measure
every Grief I meet" in this case.

roger schmeeckle from United States
Comment 5 of 70, added on February 3rd, 2006 at 4:37 PM.

Someone please help me find a credible source for this poem? I looked every
where and could not find one. Please write back at my e-mail

James from Armenia
Comment 4 of 70, added on December 1st, 2005 at 3:43 PM.

This is not the Emily Dickinson poem "Griefs." I have the complete work of
hers and this poem is so off from what I have read. The forth stanza isn't
even in the poem. I don't know who wrote this or why they changed it, but
I thought that I should warn all those out there that this is not the
original poem in it's true form.

Leigh from United States
Comment 3 of 70, added on November 19th, 2005 at 8:59 AM.

she writes it like she knows the pain so sweet and sad.

lucille from United States
Comment 2 of 70, added on November 2nd, 2005 at 4:37 PM.

Does anyone have a summary over "I measure every grief I meet" by Emily
Dickinson

Tameka from United States
Comment 1 of 70, added on March 7th, 2005 at 7:20 PM.

This is one of my favorite poems of all time. It gives everyone a picture
of her sorrow...and it shows how she wonders if everyone else hurts as she
does, or if she is the only one. I love how at the end of the poem she
gives a word of encouragement to the others who hurt as she does.

Chelsie from United States

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 561. I measure every Grief I meet
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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