There is a solitude of space

"There is a solitude of space 
A solitude of sea. 
A solitude of death, 
but these Society shall be 
Compared with that profounder site 
That polar privacy 
A soul admitted to itself- Finite infinity." 
 
- Emily Dickinson (1830-86)
(From BIANCHI, MARTHA DICKINSON, 1866-1943,
 & DICKINSON, EMILY, 1830-1886. (1914). 
The Single Hound: Poems of a Lifetime. 
Little, Brown, and Co., p28. http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/dickinson/hound/hound.html.)