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A Deed knocks first at Thought

A Deed knocks first at Thought

A Deed knocks first at Thought
And then it knocks at Will
That is the manufacturing spot
And Will at Home and well

It then goes out an Act
Or is entombed so still
That only to the ear of God
Its Doom is audible



Poem A Deed knocks first at Thought - Emily Dickinson