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Emily Dickinson - I stepped from Plank to Plank

I stepped from Plank to Plank
A slow and cautious way
The Stars about my Head I felt
About my Feet the Sea.

I knew not but the next
Would be my final inch --
This gave me that precarious Gait
Some call Experience.

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 875. I stepped from Plank to Plank
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: May 13 2006

Comment 1 of 1, added on January 14th, 2011 at 1:40 PM.

this poem stinks and should never have been written i think it is an abomination against poetry

Garrison from Bosnia and Herzegovina

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