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(Codes & Color Key)

by Emily Dickinson [1830-1886]
Analysis Key

The morns are meeker (PA) [Adv. to "meeker" than they were,] |

The nuts are getting brown (PA); |

The berry's cheek is plumper (PA), |

The rose is {out of town}. |

The maple wears a gayer scarf (DO), |

The field *wears* a scarlet gown (DO). |

[Adv. to "will put" Lest I should be old-fashioned (PA),]

I'll put a trinket (DO) on [#1] . |

1. "On" is a reduction of the prepositional phrase "on myself."