Not in vain By Emily Dickinson If I can stop one heart from Breaking,I shall not live in vain:If I can ease one life the aching,Or cool one pain,Or help one fainting robinUnto his nest again, I shall not live in vain. Advertisements Share this:ShareFacebookLinkedInTwitterTumblrPinterestGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Related 3 thoughts on “” Add yours I like this poem. I have always liked Emily Dickinson. Blessings. Reply This is the third Dickinson poem that I’ve seen in a week… Reply Yes love that …Emily is wonderful! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.