19 November 1884
The atmospheric acquaintance so recently and delightfully made, is not, I trust, ephemeral, but absolute as Ether, as the delicate emblem just received tenderly implies.
Thank you for the Beauty - Thank you too for Boundlessness - that rarely given, but choicest Gift.
To "know in whom" we "have believed," is Immortality.
Oh what a Grace is this,With trust,
E. Dickinson -
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