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Comment 42 of 372, added on August 20th, 2005 at 9:14 PM.

Well. A. Austin is Emily's brother. B. Yes. Emily Dickison is dead. Anyway,
these are my thoughts -

"There is another sky,
Ever serene and fair,
And there is another sunshine,
Though it be darkness there;" - Austin, Emily's brother, married one of
her friends, Sue. I am quite certain that Sue is being refered to, as the
other sky.

"Never mind faded forests, Austin,
Never mind silent fields -
Here is a little forest,
Whose leaf is ever green;" - Emily's plea to Austin, to not care so much
about Sue, to come back to her, and her garden, evergreen, as is her love,
as he is family.

"Here is a brighter garden,
Where not a frost has been;
In its unfading flowers
I hear the bright bee hum:
Prithee, my brother,
Into my garden come!" - No frost there has been, Emily and Austin appear to
have had a loving brother/sister relationship. Emily cared alot about her
brother, and misses him not being about.

Barboxacon from Australia
Comment 41 of 372, added on August 12th, 2005 at 11:55 PM.

this poem is great your a great wrighter.... And i want to be just like
you..... thanks

Tiffany Dunham from United States
Comment 40 of 372, added on August 8th, 2005 at 11:09 PM.

well i think that the poem is just like other ordinary poem, not like what
people said...

well from Barbados
Comment 39 of 372, added on August 3rd, 2005 at 2:38 AM.

am also caught by the use of contradictory adjectives used in this
poem,just as Jude from India poited them out.otherwise the poem is a
marvell to read.

othusitse from Botswana
Comment 38 of 372, added on July 12th, 2005 at 9:19 AM.

nice poem realy has a deep meaning

rachelle from Bulgaria
Comment 37 of 372, added on July 1st, 2005 at 5:38 PM.

I like this poem. I cant discribe it, but I think it is beautiful.

Sabrina from United States
Comment 36 of 372, added on June 12th, 2005 at 7:39 AM.

Oh! this is vey dramatic, mysterious poem, it touched my heart very much,
I loved it, because it's so clear describing her feelings, which were so
sad, nice and thoughtful. I think it's one of the best American poems.

Lasah from Georgia, Republic of
Comment 35 of 372, added on June 1st, 2005 at 11:15 AM.

I think Emily Dickinson is way overrated and i can't believe that I found a
poem of hers that makes a little sense. When you look at it, she lived a
pathetic life and in my opinion is a worhtless piece of gothic trash

Comment 34 of 372, added on May 31st, 2005 at 3:20 PM.

i think this poem is
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!for some strange
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!but it's
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i don't know
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! but i love

taylor from United States
Comment 33 of 372, added on May 31st, 2005 at 2:59 PM.

These poems by this wonderful lady just touch our hearts and souls. We have
never read such astounding work. And yet, we haven't even read the damn
poem! Oh, dear. I joke, I joke with you. I hope she will write more of
theses gorgeous masterpieces.

neen n kt from United States

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 2. There is another sky
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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Poem of the Day: Mar 4 2003

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