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Analysis and comments on Flames by Billy Collins

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Comment 6 of 16, added on September 29th, 2005 at 9:53 PM.

Surely, the Boy Scouts of America will ban this one!

Jim K. from United States
Comment 5 of 16, added on March 4th, 2005 at 2:04 PM.

This poem is so cool cause it talks about flames and flames are so
fasinating they are red and sometimes orange and its so exciting! red
orange red orange red orange

Julie from United States
Comment 4 of 16, added on February 19th, 2005 at 11:12 AM.

I hope the hikers and campers read poems!

Rao from United States
Comment 3 of 16, added on February 10th, 2005 at 1:18 PM.

Funny!!

Emily from United States
Comment 2 of 16, added on January 30th, 2005 at 4:13 PM.

this is a great example of personification

fiona h.
Comment 1 of 16, added on December 16th, 2004 at 12:03 PM.

best poem i ever read

joshua b. from United States

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Poet: Billy Collins
Poem: Flames
Added: Feb 20 2003
Viewed: 17051 times
Poem of the Day: Jul 22 2011


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