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I like to see it lap the Miles

I like to see it lap the Miles

by Emily Dickinson

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?

G

Sex is just a non-issue here. This poem expresses wonder, fascination, admiration – but that's about it. In fact, there aren't even any human bodies present at all.

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