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Emily Dickinson - Fame is the one that does not stay --

Fame is the one that does not stay --
Its occupant must die
Or out of sight of estimate
Ascend incessantly --
Or be that most insolvent thing
A Lightning in the Germ --
Electrical the embryo
But we demand the Flame

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1475. Fame is the one that does not stay --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955

Comment 1 of 1, added on November 5th, 2004 at 6:22 PM.

the poem was good, although it would be good if you could read the FULL VERSION!!!!!!!!!!!

talia from Australia

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