You're right -- "the way is narrow" by Emily Dickinson

You're right -- "the way is narrow" --
And "difficult the Gate" --
And "few there be" -- Correct again --
That "enter in -- thereat" --

'Tis Costly -- So are purples!
'Tis just the price of Breath --
With but the "Discount" of the Grave --
Termed by the Brokers -- "Death"!

And after that -- there's Heaven --
The Good Man's -- "Dividend" --
And Bad Men -- "go to Jail" --
I guess --

by Emily Dickinson

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I'm Nobody! Who are you?

Because I could not stop for Death

Nobody knows this little Rose

I started Early ,Took my Dog

Awake ye muses nine

If I can stop one Heart from breaking

My life closed twice before its close

Heart! We will forget him!

A narrow Fellow in the Grass

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