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Emily Dickinson - Which is best?  Heaven --

Which is best?  Heaven --
Or only Heaven to come
With that old Codicil of Doubt?
I cannot help esteem

The "Bird within the Hand"
Superior to the one
The "Bush" may yield me
Or may not
Too late to choose again.

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1012. Which is best?  Heaven --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Feb 27 2005

Comment 1 of 1, added on April 13th, 2005 at 11:40 AM.

this poem is very good to read because it very special to say about heaven.

natalie from United States

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