XVI. The Blunder Is to Estimate The Single Hound XVI. The Blunder Is to Estimate June 3, 2017June 2, 2017 benwdaltonAsideLeave a comment XVI. The blunder is to estimate,— “Christmas is Then,” We say, as of a station. Meanwhile he is so near, He joins me in my ramble, Creeps behind me while shopping. No friend have I that so persists As Christmas coming. — Dickinson’s final draft.