I'm Nobody

(1931)

"I'm Nobody" is currently published in the Ernst Bacon collection simply titled Songs From Emily Dickinson for Medium/High Voice.

by Emily Dickinson


I'm Nobody! Who are you?
Are you -- Nobody -- Too?
Then there's a pair of us!
Don't tell! they'd advertise -- you know!


How dreary -- to be -- Somebody!
How public -- like a Frog --
To tell one's name -- the livelong June --
To an admiring Bog!


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