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Analysis and comments on A Conceit by Maya Angelou

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Comment 24 of 119, added on February 9th, 2012 at 7:02 PM.

very pouplar poem entitled A Woman Should Have has been attributed to Maya
Angelou as author for a very long time as “Maya Angelou’s Best
Poem Ever”, but as much as

Sebastien from Netherlands-Antilles
Comment 23 of 119, added on January 6th, 2010 at 9:09 AM.

i need to do a dumb explication for a conceit. what does it mean line for

chase from United States
Comment 22 of 119, added on December 30th, 2009 at 12:50 PM.
confused state of mind

Dear Maya,
I'm really not sure what this poem is about or what it means.

Con Fused from United States
Comment 21 of 119, added on October 29th, 2009 at 9:19 PM.

the central theme of this poem is horrible. i had read and read over and
over again and the meaning never seemed to hit me. it, to me is just a
buncha of scribble put together under the title of a 'poem' its so vague
and bland and is so oblivious.

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Comment 20 of 119, added on October 16th, 2009 at 5:31 AM.

In many ways this kind of poetry resembles to romantic period.we can see
all elements based on view of maya angelou in this poem.
It's hard to say, this view point backs to realistic world.The narrater of
this poem is trying to fix the problems.
In another view she is trying to attack the world, which
destroys privacy. when she says "touching words" it can be
divided into two parts
1. humanity : basicly many problems come to exist .we do
not let people be free which means there are many
limitations in what you say and all thinking cabs must be formed based on
social attitudes, here's where change comes to everything.

2. nature : so most of people engage in daily typical life. they forget the
reality of life which is the most important element after all. a kind of
inspiration exist in beauty of nature when you back to it you can
understand the life.

another point is loss of love.
love would have a meaning if seperation happens.
sometimes saying goodbye is the best way to keep on love .
Maya trys to say that love is on our minds, not in phisycal life and you
can make love eternal by our minds.
refering to Maya thoughts.
people need to be together ."together we stand ,divided we fall" love may
be just an excuse to carry on, we can feel, we can stay by our hearts .

lost in this world
maya talks about a person who lost the soul . it means that
human forget spirit and try to make relation again .
sometimes we are just free from everything and we forget that the most
important factor of our life, is us.
we can say that she trys to make relation with herself and
find the missing part in her life.

sohrab from iran from Iran

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Poet: Maya Angelou
Poem: A Conceit
Added: Jul 29 2004
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Poem of the Day: Jan 11 2008

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