The healed Heart shows its shallow scar

The healed Heart shows its shallow scar
With confidential moan —
Not mended by Mortality
Are Fabrics truly torn —
To go its convalescent way
So shameless is to see
More genuine were Perfidy
Than such Fidelity.

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem The healed Heart shows its shallow scar


  1. kathy says:

    See the “Poem Dress” by Lesly Dill

  2. Blayze Marie says:

    i really liked this poem, seeing as how i could kind of relate to it. it almost makes you think…doesn’t it?

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