It is an honorable Thought
And make One lift One’s Hat
As One met sudden Gentlefolk
Upon a daily Street

That We’ve immortal Place
Though Pyramids decay
And Kingdoms, like the Orchard
Flit Russetly away

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem It is an honorable Thought

1 Comment

  1. Roxy says:

    I think that this poem refers to the idea that memories are immortal, unlike pyramids that crumble and kingdoms that rot.

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