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Analysis and comments on Let It Enfold You by Charles Bukowski

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Comment 8 of 88, added on March 17th, 2005 at 11:05 PM.

I don't see a lot of analysis going on here. Where are the comments on his
meter, tempo and mood?

This reads more like a brief essay on rage, sorrow, anger and despondency.
"Found joy" is wherever you can get it. Isn't that obvious?

He certainly doesn't stack up next to Shakespeare, Benet or Yolenzo of
Spain.



Scott Tudehope from United States
Comment 7 of 88, added on March 10th, 2005 at 1:12 PM.

Sometimes you feel like there isn't anything to live for. This man felt so
many reasons to die but felt so many reasons to live. There isn't a person
in this world who could say they can't relate to this scenario. The poem is
long but that is needed to create the mood of the poem.

Chay
Comment 6 of 88, added on March 7th, 2005 at 5:50 PM.

Joshua is right. Everyone who reads this poem should check out "let it
enfold you" and vice versa. Senses Fail singer Buddy Nielsen is a genius
and a great poet as well as song writer.

Zach from United States
Comment 5 of 88, added on March 5th, 2005 at 1:18 AM.

I still smash bottles and have bad blood. Old Bukowski, now theres a man
who knew how to live.

Ben from Australia
Comment 4 of 88, added on February 15th, 2005 at 9:20 PM.

Senses Fail wrote a song called "Let it Enfold You" and it's based off of
this poem. You should listen to it, Senses Fail is awesome.

Joshua from United States
Comment 3 of 88, added on February 10th, 2005 at 9:24 AM.

Kevin says it's one of the world's greatest poems.
Jim says it's one of the world's longest poems.

Jim sucks.

William from Brazil
Comment 2 of 88, added on January 27th, 2005 at 11:54 AM.

From what the other guy said, the poem must be interesting, but it was
quite long and i didn't get past the second line.

Jim from United States
Comment 1 of 88, added on January 25th, 2005 at 2:06 AM.

This is one of the worlds greatist poems because every one can relate to
it. every one goes thru a stage of sadness and depression and stress. but
you have to look on the bright sides of things because life mit not always
be fair but there is always good and happiness and open your mind and heart
to the world, let it enfold you.

Kevin from United States

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Poet: Charles Bukowski
Poem: Let It Enfold You
Added: Feb 21 2003
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