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Analysis and comments on Alone by Sara Teasdale

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Comment 14 of 94, added on April 7th, 2006 at 6:03 PM.

I agree that it's about solitude. Especially since sh'e written other poems
about solitude.

Nickie from United States
Comment 13 of 94, added on February 20th, 2006 at 10:13 PM.

you guys are all bumbling idiots.Rao's comment was the only intelligent
one. it's a great poem. teasdale acknowledges human solitude, even in the
face of perfect, unconditional love.

Joy from United States
Comment 12 of 94, added on December 21st, 2005 at 11:52 AM.

to me this poem is different...i dont think its about depression at all...i
think its a mask of cover her own fear of having no love and wanting to get
out and become a prostitute

Comment 11 of 94, added on December 11th, 2005 at 3:53 PM.

This is a very sad poem with a very sad ending. She feels that there is
something missing in her life and that she thinks she can only find peace
in death. Very sad.

Serena from United States
Comment 10 of 94, added on December 11th, 2005 at 3:49 PM.

UM UM This poem is so sad and I loved it. UM UM I can't stop reading it. UM
UM i dont no wat else to say. sara is dead right? um yea um hope she had a
happy life.

Mika from Japan
Comment 9 of 94, added on December 7th, 2005 at 5:42 PM.

This poem is sad okay?

Marissa from United States
Comment 8 of 94, added on November 3rd, 2005 at 7:09 PM.

I love it so...It describes me so well. Just so beautiful and detailed.

Kirisuto from Japan
Comment 7 of 94, added on October 29th, 2005 at 8:16 AM.

This poem is about a lady who is and feels like she lost someone whom she
loved! As if there is no one who understands how she feels! Like her life
is just all sad! As if she is missing a part of life! Thats what i think
about this poem!

Nebraska Magos from United States
Comment 6 of 94, added on June 7th, 2005 at 5:30 PM.

it's a very sad peom. i hope she feels better when i wish her good luck in
life. OOOOOOOOOOPS! She's not alive, OH WELL!

Pit-Stop from United States
Comment 5 of 94, added on March 27th, 2005 at 8:27 AM.

Sara was crying for help. Despite love and tenderness bestowed upon her,
still she felt something missing in her life. She believed she can find
peace in death. A sad ending.

theAmAn from Malaysia

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Poet: Sara Teasdale
Poem: Alone
Added: Feb 21 2003
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Poem of the Day: Aug 30 2006

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