It’s like the Light —
A fashionless Delight —
It’s like the Bee —
A dateless — Melody —

It’s like the Woods —
Private — Like the Breeze —
Phraseless — yet it stirs
The proudest Trees —

It’s like the Morning —
Best — when it’s done —
And the Everlasting Clocks —
Chime — Noon!

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem It’s like the Light

3 Comments

  1. 碧海澄波星月朗 says:

    it is about rain drops,and the feeling they bring us

  2. frumpo says:

    Life is beautiful, and Heaven will be better.

  3. Emilee says:

    this poem is good. but what is the theme of it?

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