Emily Dickinson Quotation on Death

Emily Dickinson Quotation on Death:

  • My life closed twice before its close;
            It yet remains to see
    If Immortality unveil
            A third event to me,
    So huge, so hopeless to conceive,
           As these that twice befell.
    Parting is all we know of heaven,
           And all we need of hell.
  • What is—”Paradise”—
    Who live there—
    Are they “Farmers”—
    Do they “hoe”—
    Do they know that this is “Amherst”—
    And that I—am coming—too—