Brewed Thoughts

Brewed Thoughts – Emily Dickinson


I never had a mother. I suppose a mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.

9 thoughts on “Brewed Thoughts – Emily Dickinson

    1. Absolutely. The older I get, the more I realize that it also takes emotional presence from a parent to be in a child’s life. One can live under the same roof with parents who are completely absent.🌹

  1. Emily Dickinson’s life, like that of many Victorian-era women, was a mess of contradictions. She was, among other things, emotionally distant from her mother, in her early adulthood and closer to her when the elder was in need of a caretaker, in her final years.

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