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Emily Dickinson - By a departing light

By a departing light
We see acuter, quite,
Than by a wick that stays.
There's something in the flight
That clarifies the sight
And decks the rays.

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By a departing light - Comments and Information

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1714. By a departing light
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: Published/Written in 1955
Poem of the Day: Sep 12 2005

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