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The Mind lives on the Heart

Emily Dickinson

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The Mind lives on the Heart
Like any Parasite—
If that is full of Meat
The Mind is fat.

But if the Heart omit
Emaciate the Wit—
The Aliment of it
So absolute.

Edited by Peter Carter

Added: 2 Apr 2003 | Last Read: 19 Apr 2018 10:50 PM | Viewed: 7007 times

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