- Year Published: 1896
- Language: English
- Country of Origin: United States of America
- Source: Dickenson, E. (1896). The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Series Two.Boston, MA: Roberts Brothers.
- Flesch–Kincaid Level: 6.6
- Word Count: 56
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Dickinson, Emily. "Nature, Poem 43: The Juggler of Day." The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Series Two. Lit2Go Edition. 1896. Web. <>. October 16, 2021.
Emily Dickinson, "Nature, Poem 43: The Juggler of Day," The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Series Two, Lit2Go Edition, (1896), accessed October 16, 2021,.
Blazing in gold and quenching in purple,
Leaping like leopards to the sky,
Then at the feet of the old horizon
Laying her spotted face, to die;
Stooping as low as the otter's window,
Touching the roof and tinting the barn,
Kissing her bonnet to the meadow, —
And the juggler of day is gone!