None can experience sting

None can experience sting
Who Bounty—have not known—
The fact of Famine—could not be
Except for Fact of Corn—

Want—is a meagre Art
Acquired by Reverse—
The Poverty that was not Wealth—
Cannot be Indigence.

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was an American poet. more…

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