by Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

It's such a little thing to weep
Language: English 
It's such a little thing to weep,
So short a thing to sigh;
And yet by trades the size of these
We men and women die!

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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Word count: 26