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Quotation by Emily Dickinson
If certain, when this life was out—
That your's and mine, should be—
I'd toss it yonder, like a Rind,
And take Eternity—
Emily Dickinson (1830–1886), U.S. poet. If you were coming in the Fall (l. 13–16). . .
The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson. Thomas H. Johnson, ed. (1960) Little, Brown.
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