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A Burdock clawed my Gown

A Burdock clawed my Gown
Not Burdock’s blame
But mine
Who went too near
The Burdock’s Den

A Bog affronts my shoe
What else have Bogs to do
The only Trade they know
The splashing Men!
Ah, pity then!

‘Tis Minnows can despise!
The Elephant’s calm eyes
Look further on!


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Poem A Burdock clawed my Gown - Emily Dickinson