Hope is a strange invention —
A Patent of the Heart —
In unremitting action
Yet never wearing out —

Of this electric Adjunct
Not anything is known
But its unique momentum
Embellish all we own —

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem Hope is a strange invention —

1 Comment

  1. Kim says:

    Emily Dickinson gives one a wonderful idea of what hope really is. Although we cannot see or hold hope, it is what runs our lives and gives meaning to everything we do.

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