“Houses” — so the Wise Men tell me

“Houses” — so the Wise Men tell me —
“Mansions”! Mansions must be warm!
Mansions cannot let the tears in,
Mansions must exclude the storm!

“Many Mansions,” by “his Father,”
I don’t know him; snugly built!
Could the Children find the way there —
Some, would even trudge tonight!

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem “Houses” — so the Wise Men tell me

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