Cite

Poems by Emily Dickinson: Experience

by EmilyDickinson
LII
Thanksgiving Day

Experience

Experience

I stepped from plank to plank
So slow and cautiously;
The stars about my head I felt,
About my feet the sea.
I knew not but the next
Would be my final inch, —
This gave me that precarious gait
Some call experience.
.com/t/lit/dickinson/3/chapter1/53.html