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I heard a Fly buzz when I died
Original title I heard a Fly buzz when I died
Author Emily Dickinson
Genre Poetry
Language English
Characters The Speaker, The Fly, The Friends, The Minister, And The Undertaker.
Published 1998
ISBN 978-0486280170
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In I Heard a Fly Buzz When I Died,” the speaker reflects on her impending death. She describes the moment when she will take her last breath and the room will fill with darkness. She reflects on how her life will end but also on how her soul will live on. The fly represents the final barrier between life and death, and when it buzzes, the speaker knows that her time has come.”

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I Heard a Fly Buzz When I Died and After the Apple PIcking: An Analysis
...Death is certain like the rhyme scheme, but it is different for each person and it is not always earth shattering. Dickinson’s rhyme scheme in I Heard a Fly Buzz When I Died does follow a pattern, but it is also subtle. Her use of subtly takes the ...