A Secret told

A Secret told—
Ceases to be a Secret—then—
A Secret—kept—
That—can appal but One—

Better of it—continual be afraid—
Than it—
And Whom you told it to—beside—

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was an American poet. more…

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"A Secret told by Emily Dickinson" Poetry.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 21 Jan. 2019. <https://www.poetry.net/poem/11452>.

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