The other as a bird her nest
Builded our hearts among

from Emily Dickinson – One Sister have I in our house (14) Lyrics on Rap Genius


Dickinson refers to her friendship with Susan. The bird is a symbol for freedom. Her friendship with Susan is free from obligation, as opposed to the former.

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