To lose one's faith—surpass

To lose one's faith—surpass
The loss of an Estate—
Because Estates can be
Replenished—faith cannot—

Inherited with Life—
Belief—but once—can be—
Annihilate a single clause—
And Being's—Beggary—

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was an American poet. more…

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