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Analysis and comments on Trees by Joyce Kilmer

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Comment 64 of 154, added on January 29th, 2011 at 10:04 PM.
teaching Trees to my son

Trees was always one of my favorites,so when my son was in the 3rd grade,
he asked me to help him learn it for a school class assignment. He learned
it quickly, and within an hour,said he like to try it by himself!You can
imigine my pride, as he said each line with true expression, but the last
two lines brought tears to my eyes, along with the pride, when he said
"Poems are made by fools like me, BUT NOBODY !! CAN MAKE A
TREE--LIKE--G-O-D ! ! !

kathryn mcwhorter from United States
Comment 63 of 154, added on January 18th, 2011 at 10:08 PM.

I read this poem and recited it in school. I made me realize what God is
capable of and the smallest thing like a Tree has so much detail. It can be
made it to a great poem, which I enjoyed so much. I liked the flow of the
poem and I agree I had no idea this poem was written by a male. :)

Shany
Comment 62 of 154, added on January 18th, 2011 at 10:08 PM.

I read this poem and recited it in school. I made me realize what God is
capable of and the smallest thing like a Tree has so much detail. It can be
made it to a great poem, which I enjoyed so much. I liked the flow of the
poem and I agree I had no idea this poem was written by a male. :)

Shany
Comment 61 of 154, added on January 18th, 2011 at 11:33 AM.
my thoughts

I think the poem flowed really well, and I liked the last stanza a lot.

Nico Silva from United States
Comment 60 of 154, added on December 15th, 2010 at 12:23 PM.
wow

this guy has obviously never got
any.................hahahahahahahahahahahahaahahahahahahah 40 year old
virgin hahahahahahaahahahahahahahahaha

zach winter from United States
Comment 59 of 154, added on November 13th, 2010 at 11:57 AM.
Trees

My heart can sing again.
When ever I hear this poem it paints a picture of the tree and how glorius
and beautiful it is. Gods gift to us all.

Roselynn von Heister from United States
Comment 58 of 154, added on September 27th, 2010 at 10:57 PM.
literature

i know this poem since when i was in high school.. my teacher taught me to
memorize this poem.. i dont know why but i easily catch up the meaning of
the lines and memorize it easily.. this has been my inspiration to continue
promoting the love in our nature.:)

arlene abotog from Philippines
Comment 57 of 154, added on December 16th, 2009 at 8:48 PM.
Trees

In Elementary school we use to sing trees in the auditorium, It wouild put
me in an amazing amosphere because of this poem being so beautiful. Ms.
Kilmer must have been in extraordinary amoration to have written such a
wonderful poem. I will remember it forever.

Wonder from United States
Comment 56 of 154, added on December 2nd, 2009 at 6:38 PM.
Trees

This is one of the most beautiful poems I have read. As I love trees,
particularly natives, this poem has a very special meaning for me. If only
more people could relate to and share these beautiful words.

christine howard from New Zealand
Comment 55 of 154, added on October 30th, 2009 at 12:12 PM.

This poiem is famous as a couplet. It should be presented in its proper
written form.

Olly Scroop from United States

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Information about Trees

Poet: Joyce Kilmer
Poem: 3. Trees
Volume: Trees and Other Poems
Year: 1914
Added: Aug 7 2004
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