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Analysis and comments on Consolation by Billy Collins

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Comment 15 of 65, added on September 21st, 2012 at 6:16 AM.
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Comment 11 of 65, added on July 9th, 2012 at 11:08 AM.
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Comment 10 of 65, added on March 20th, 2012 at 4:46 PM.
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Comment 9 of 65, added on March 9th, 2012 at 5:11 AM.
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Comment 8 of 65, added on May 28th, 2011 at 5:22 AM.
Consolation

Just found this poem and find it brillant! How old is Billy Collins? I read
the poem thinking he was a young man, but the content makes me think he is
older.



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Comment 7 of 65, added on November 11th, 2008 at 4:23 AM.

Wonderful, deceptively, simple use of language - 'eggs over easy' an old
Americanism but utterly untranslatable and all the better for it!

Sean McNally from Ireland
Comment 6 of 65, added on August 27th, 2007 at 4:25 AM.

how quietful is this poem and with so much siplicity and art...Thank you

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Poet: Billy Collins
Poem: Consolation
Added: Feb 20 2003
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Poem of the Day: Aug 21 2007


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