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Browse alphabetically through more than 9,000 words in Dickinson’s poetry, as defined in the Emily Dickinson Lexicon, based in part on her dictionary, Webster's 1844 American Dictionary of the English Language.
Rather arid delight
If Contentment accrue
Make an abstemious ecstasy
Not so good as joy -
But Rapture's Expense
Must not be incurred
With a to-morrow knocking
And the Rent unpaid -
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