Who is Emily Bronte

Emily Jane Brontë (/ˈbrɒnti/, commonly /-teɪ/; 30 July 1818 – 19 December 1848) was an English novelist and poet who is best known for her only novel, Wuthering Heights, now considered a classic of English literature. Emily was the third-eldest of the four surviving Brontë siblings, between the youngest Anne and her brother Branwell. She published under the pen name Ellis Bell.

Early life The three Brontë sisters, in an 1834 painting by their brothe...
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Emily Bronte Poems

  • Self-interogation.
    "The evening passes fast away.
    'Tis almost time to rest;
    What thoughts has left the vanished day,
    What feelings in thy breast? ...
  • The Night - Wind
    In summer's mellow midnight,
    A cloudless moon shone through
    Our open parlour window,
    And rose-trees wet with dew. ...
  • Stanzas To ----
    Well, some may hate, and some may scorn,
    And some may quite forget thy name;
    But my sad heart must ever mourn
    Thy ruined hopes, thy blighted fame! ...
  • Moonlight, Summer Moonlight
    'Tis moonlight, summer moonlight,
    All soft and still and fair;
    The solemn hour of midnight
    Breathes sweet thoughts everywhere, ...
  • The Philosopher.
    Enough of thought, philosopher!
    Too long hast thou been dreaming
    Unlightened, in this chamber drear,
    While summer's sun is beaming! ...
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Heart 32 Heaven 24 Soul 22 Spirit 22 Sweet 22 Earth 22 Love 21 Away 21 Death 21 I Love You 21

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  • Neinheroez: girls are cruelest to themselves. someone like emily brontë, who remained a girl all her life despite her body as a woman, had cruelty drifted up in all the cracks of her like spring snow.
  • Evariver4: charlotte bronte burned her sister emily’s second novel, the follow-up to the controversial work of genius “wuthering heights.” otherwise all we have left of the most talented of the bronte sisters is her poetry.
  • Nallison89: wuthering heights. i love charlotte and anne bronte's books but emily bronte's wuthering height's? pass.
  • Ghdtaunt: this is a scheduled tweet from january 1847 :) hi sarah! who is the president now? have you read the most recent emily bronte novel? your father had contracted cholera and your mother is dead :) i hope you’re doing good, goal for june is 100 followers on twitter!
  • Colbenjamin: my friends at bulverde books have recently released an annotated, illustrated paperback edition of the classic novel, “wurthering heights” by emily bronte. a tale of tragic romance, jealousy and vengefulness
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In Memoriam A. H. H. OBIIT MDCCCXXXIII: Part 071
 by Alfred Lord Tennyson

Sleep, kinsman thou to death and trance
And madness, thou hast forged at last
A night-long Present of the Past
In which we went thro' summer France.

Hadst thou such credit with the soul?
Then bring an opiate trebly strong,
Drug down the blindfold sense of wrong

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