Sometimes with the Heart
Seldom with the Soul
Scarcer once with the Might
Few — love at all.

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem Sometimes with the Heart

3 Comments

  1. Breanna says:

    Love is not becoming a thing of the past. I have been reading & writing poetry since i was eight years old & Emily is my favortie author. I believe she was saying that love is rare, and to love with all of your heart, soul, & might is rare, but if you do, then it is true love. Love is hard.Shakespeare said “if a love is easy, then it is not true love”. Love is life, it is what we all live for. Follow your heart.

  2. DONT WEIY BOUT IT says:

    THIS POEM TELLS A LOT ABOUT TRUE LOVE THAT SHE REALLY LOVES SOME ONE AND THAT IT IS VERY INTRING!!!!

  3. David Montoya says:

    This poem is very interesting and she writes the truth love is becoming a thing of the past.

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