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In Poetry

What is the meaning of the poem safe in their alabaster chambers by Emily Dickinson?

Safe in their alabaster chambers, Untouched by morning and untouched by noon, Sleep the meek members of the resurrection, Rafter of satin, and roof of stone. Light laugh (MORE)

What was a alabaster box made of?

Alabaster is a kind of mineral, and so an alabaster box is made of  alabaster. The word "alabaster" can refer to two different  minerals. One is gypsum, the same stuff as fo (MORE)