More than the Grave is closed to me

by Emily Dickinson


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More than the Grave is closed to me --
The Grave and that Eternity
To which the Grave adheres --
I cling to nowhere till I fall --
The Crash of nothing, yet of all --
How similar appears --

-- from The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, Edited by Thomas H. Johnson

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