Saturday, September 06, 2014

"There is no frigate like a book"

There is no frigate like a book
To take us lands away,
Nor any coursers like a page
Of prancing poetry.
This traverse may the poorest take
Without oppress of toll.
How frugal is the chariot
That bears the human soul!

-Emily Dickinson


Sandi said...

Love this poem!

Cara said...

Meeeee too!