"Faith" is fine invention (185)

Original Text: 
The Manuscript Books of Emily Dickinson, edited by R. W. Franklin in volumes (Cambridge, Mass., and London: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1981; PS 1541 A1 1981 ROBA): I, 186, 230.
1"Faith" is a fine invention
2For gentlemen who see,
3But Microscopes are prudent
4In an emergency!
Publication Start Year: 
1891
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
RPO 1997.
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