poems sent from dickinson to higginson

The Only News I know
Is Bulletins all Day
From Immortality.

The Only Shows I see-
Tomorrow and Today-
Perchance Eternity-

The Only One I meet
Is God-The Only Street-
Existence-This traversed

If Other News there be-
Or Admirabler Show-
I'll tell it You-

6] Three - with Eternity - / And some Eternity-
9. traversed] traverst
12. tell it You] Signify- / testify -

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