"944. This guy probably drowned himself. I wonder what it was like. I wonder if he'd mind if I took his hat. Probably not."

"Seeing New Englandly", painting by Elisabeth Pols, 2010.
From a program at the Emily Dickinson Museum, 2010.
Image copyright Elisabeth Pols, 2010.

Dickinson, Emily. Translated by Paul Legault in The Emily Dickinson Reader, 2012. Excerpt found at Common-place.