The earth has many keys,
Where melody is not
Is the unknown peninsula.
Beauty is nature’s fact.

But witness for her land,
And witness for her sea,
The cricket is her utmost
Of elegy to me.

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem The earth has many keys,

5 Comments

  1. Jeff Allen says:

    This poem stinks, i can’t believe she wrotes this, this is CRAP!!!!

  2. Camille says:

    i cant see it.

  3. Hunter Zwart says:

    I wish i could see the poem

  4. crystal says:

    I love this poem!

  5. Natalia says:

    This poem flows freely and has great emotional words that really expess Emily Dickinson’s thoughts.

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