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Emily Dickinson's Secret Love

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Following her father's death, poet Emily Dickinson did something unthinkable in his lifetime: She began to romance her father's best friend. This excerpt from a new book reveals a woman so unlike the lovelorn recluse who exists in the popular imagination.

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