Did Emily Dickinson ever mention Santa Claus in any of her poems?
Indeed she did.
In her poem "'Twas just this time, last year, I died," the following stanza appears:
And would it blur the Christmas glee
My Stocking hang too high
For any Santa Claus to reach
The Altitude of me –
Did Dickinson use other Christmas-y words in her poems? Again -- indeed she did.
Below: The following Christmas-related words appear in various poems written by Emily Dickinson:
Below: Christmas-related terms used by Dickinson -- followed by the number of poems in which the word appears;
Santa Claus : 1
Oh, and I also checked on the following:
Merry Christmas to one and all. And in the words of Tiny Tim, "Tiptoe through the tulips!"
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