Copy & paste this link to your blog or website to reference this page
Quotation by Emily Dickinson
This is my letter to the World
That never wrote to Me—
The simple News that Nature told—
With tender Majesty.
Emily Dickinson (1830–1886), U.S. poet. repr. in The Complete Poems, no. 441, Harvard variorum edition (1955). This is My Letter to the World, st. 1 (written c. 1862, published 1890).
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright © 2013 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.