Quotation by Emily Dickinson

Because I could not stop for Death—
He kindly stopped for me—
The Carriage held but just Ourselves—
And Immortality.
Emily Dickinson (1830–1886), U.S. poet. repr. in The Complete Poems, no. 712, Harvard variorum edition (1955). Because I Could Not Stop for Death, st. 1 (written c. 1863, published 1890).
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