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Analysis and comments on Flames by Billy Collins

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Comment 16 of 16, added on November 8th, 2010 at 12:37 PM.


Jewboi from Israel
Comment 15 of 16, added on November 8th, 2010 at 12:36 PM.


jewboi from Israel
Comment 14 of 16, added on April 29th, 2009 at 7:42 AM.

WOW!!! i love this poem :)
i had this humanities presentation
and i used this poem. the teacher
was so shocked! she loves Billy Collins
but has never heard this poem
i got an A
this is my favorite poem

Kyle from Taiwan
Comment 13 of 16, added on May 14th, 2007 at 11:00 AM.

LMAO. I have to say, every time I see this come up, I have to think that
Billy Collins wrote this just for me and Brit. ;-D

Comment 12 of 16, added on April 16th, 2007 at 6:49 PM.

does this poem have a meaning or is it just ironic i don't get it. Cause i
have this english assignment.

sure from United States
Comment 11 of 16, added on April 5th, 2007 at 2:31 PM.

it rocks my socks of, yeah

C-dog from Belgium
Comment 10 of 16, added on February 22nd, 2007 at 7:57 PM.

sweet poem bill. thought it was quite ironic that smokey the bear wanted
to start some fires.

tai my shui from Micronesia
Comment 9 of 16, added on April 23rd, 2006 at 7:53 PM.

Dont worry people. He never sets the forest on fire. The Trix Bunny stabs
Smokey in the back before he ever gets the chance.....Rest assured.

Comment 8 of 16, added on November 6th, 2005 at 6:26 AM.

It wasn't Smokey, it was his evil twin, Ignitus. Also read Billy's "Osso

Buzz from United States
Comment 7 of 16, added on October 27th, 2005 at 3:26 PM.

This poem is the funniest poem I've ever read! A new way to look @ Smokey
the Bear. No longer the safe civilian he once was. HaHaHaHa!

Thomas from United States

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Poet: Billy Collins
Poem: Flames
Added: Feb 20 2003
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Poem of the Day: Jul 22 2011

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