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Analysis and comments on There is a pain -- so utter -- by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 1 of 2, added on April 9th, 2007 at 8:28 AM.

It's about depression, the trance-like state in which people who are
depressed move through life. Stephen Cope(author of Yoga and the Quest for
the True Self)describes Dickinson as someone who "wrestled magnificently
with depression," writing poetey to live.

Barbara Vann from United States

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 599. There is a pain -- so utter --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
Viewed: 9727 times
Poem of the Day: Jul 23 2002

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