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

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem Fame is the one that does not stay —

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  1. talia says:

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

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