West Cemetery; Amherst, Massachusetts
Massachusetts. 1830-1886. Considered the most gifted poet in American literature
"I Years had been from Home And now before the Door I dared not enter, lest a Face I never saw before Stare solid into mine And ask my Business there …"
"There is another sky, Ever serene and fair, And there is another sunshine, Though it be darkness there …"
"...like flowers in a plot"
Poet, d. 1886; Amherst, Massachusetts
"he kindly stopped for me"
"the Stillness in the Room was like the Stillness in the Air"