I never hear the word "escape" (77)

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, 100 (fascicle 6).
1I never hear the word "escape"
2Without a quicker blood,
3A sudden expectation,
4A flying attitude!
5I never heard of prisons broad
6By soldiers battered down,
7But I tug childish at my bars,
8Only to fail again!
Publication Start Year: 
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
RPO 1997.