by Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

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A Threadless Way
I pushed Mechanic feet -
To stop - or perish - or advance -
Alike indifferent -

If end I gained
It ends beyond
Indefinites disclosed -
I shut my eyes - and groped as well
'Twas lighter - to be Blind -

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