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Quotation by Emily Dickinson
Just girt me for the onset with Eternity,
When breath blew back,
And on the other side
I heard recede the disappointed tide!
Emily Dickinson (1830–1886), U.S. poet. Just lost, when I was saved! (L. 3–6). . .
The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson. Thomas H. Johnson, ed. (1960) Little, Brown.
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