letters from dickinson to frances and louise norcross


TO: Louise Norcross

Thank you dear for the passage. How long to live the truth is.

A word is dead, when it is said
Some say -
I say it just begins to live
That day.

thomas johnson's note on letter 374 | index to dickinson/norcross letters

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