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Emily Dickinson - I asked no other thing --

I asked no other thing --
No other -- was denied --
I offered Being -- for it --
The Mighty Merchant sneered --

Brazil?  He twirled a Button --
Without a glance my way --
"But -- Madam -- is there nothing else --
That We can show -- Today?"

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 621. I asked no other thing --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Apr 1 2013

Comment 4 of 4, added on July 29th, 2011 at 11:00 AM.

Pin my tail and call me a donkey, that rlealy helped.

Jacklyn from Faroe Islands
Comment 3 of 4, added on July 28th, 2011 at 2:18 PM.

You keep it up now, udnertsand? Really good to know.

Jaelyn from Ghana
Comment 2 of 4, added on February 3rd, 2010 at 12:09 PM.

In response to Doone's comment... actually it's not smiled it is 'sneered'... maybe in another version, someone changed it to smiled

Mun from United States

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