The largest Fire ever known
Occurs each Afternoon —
Discovered is without surprise
Proceeds without concern —
Consumes and no report to men
An Occidental Town,
Rebuilt another morning
To be burned down again.

Analysis, meaning and summary of Emily Dickinson's poem The largest Fire ever known


  1. Ruth says:

    its about the sun coming up every day and consuming everything

  2. Derek says:

    This poem is about the sun, which is the largest fire.

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