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Emily Dickinson - With Pinions of Disdain

With Pinions of Disdain
The soul can farther fly
Than any feather specified
in Ornithology --
It wafts this sordid Flesh
Beyond its dull -- control
And during its electric gale --
The body is a soul --
instructing by the same --
How little work it be --
To put off filaments like this
for immortality

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1431. With Pinions of Disdain
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: May 27 2004
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