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Because I could not stop for Death

Because I could not stop for Death

  

by Emily Dickinson

Because I could not stop for Death Spirituality Quotes

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Were toward Eternity – (24)

Immortality and spirituality often go hand-in-hand. They both tend to support the idea of something after this life on Earth. So, in order to think about eternity, the speaker had to have some faith that after her death there would be something more waiting for her.

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