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A Route of Evanescence

A Route of Evanescence

by Emily Dickinson

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

According to scholar Judith Far, Dickinson often sent her poems to friends, along with little bouquets of flowers. Aww. How sweet. (Source)

The color cochineal is derived from smashing up and boiling the females of a kind of beetle that lives on cacti in Mexico. Pretty…but gross. Pretty gross. (Source)

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