To venerate the simple days
Which lead the seasons by,
Needs but to remember
That from you or I,
They may take the trifle
Termed mortality!

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem To venerate the simple days

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  1. Megan Carter says:

    This poem is a poem that makes you dive into the words and think about it to understand it. I wonder how many people have atempted this.

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