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Emily Dickinson - A little Road -- not made of Man --

A little Road -- not made of Man --
Enabled of the Eye --
Accessible to Thill of Bee --
Or Cart of Butterfly --

If Town it have -- beyond itself --
'Tis that -- I cannot say --
I only know -- no Curricle that rumble there
Bear Me --

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 647. A little Road -- not made of Man --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

Comment 2 of 2, added on November 25th, 2011 at 8:05 PM.

What libreating knowledge. Give me liberty or give me death.

Yelhsa from Mozambique
Comment 1 of 2, added on October 7th, 2007 at 8:17 PM.

Like many of Dickison's poems, # 647 is a riddle-poem. The road on which bees and butterflies travel is, of course, a breeze. A system of transportation "not made of Man." The Town which may or may not appear at the end of this road may exist in the realm of Imagination--as so much did for Dickinson.

Bill from United States

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