Quotation by Emily Brontë

I'll walk where my own nature would be leading:
It vexes me to choose another guide:
Where the grey flocks in ferny glens are feeding;
Where the wild wind blows on the mountain-side.
Emily Brontë (1818–1848), British poet, novelist. Often rebuked, yet always back returning (l. 13–16). . .

The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Brontë. C. W. Hatfield, ed. (1941) Columbia University Press.
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