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Analysis and comments on Messy Room by Shel Silverstein

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Comment 199 of 329, added on August 18th, 2007 at 12:28 AM.

Well written and very funny well done

Chris Hardy from Australia
Comment 198 of 329, added on July 13th, 2007 at 7:04 PM.

This poem is really funny! It made it interesting by all the details. I
especially like the part at the end when the author forget it was his own
room he was looking at and said that whosoevers room it is should be

Nathaniel from United States
Comment 197 of 329, added on May 29th, 2007 at 11:56 AM.

this is a great poem it is filled with fun and cool stuff ROCK ON


Sierra from United States
Comment 196 of 329, added on May 22nd, 2007 at 6:30 PM.

well my first visit in this website and this poem is so awesome!!! I'm
going to use it for my poetry booklet.Thanks alot for the idea i hope i get
an A.:)

Comment 195 of 329, added on May 13th, 2007 at 11:17 PM.

I can't visualize a messier room than this one, however, I can see that the
host feels quite at home. That's enough.

Vivian Wei from China
Comment 194 of 329, added on May 14th, 2007 at 2:21 AM.

This is a really ggod and funny poem that I am using for my poetry project.
People say poetry is relaxing, but I don't know about this one!

Janna MarieKoffman from United States
Comment 193 of 329, added on May 9th, 2007 at 1:50 PM.

The Messy Room is a good poem that uses alot of imagery. It is a very
descriptive poem that describes a boy's room as very messy. It is not a
very intellectually deep poem and i kinda like that because it is easier to

RR Ludwig from United States
Comment 192 of 329, added on May 8th, 2007 at 6:53 PM.

Hello I think this poem is equivelent to my house. I think it has alot of
reasoning in it. And alot of humor. It also makes me think of my room. I
can also relate to it alot. I think anyone like Fergus Wong is crazy not to
get it! It is so funny! It made me laugh so badly my throat hurts.

Amber from United States
Comment 191 of 329, added on May 1st, 2007 at 2:13 PM.

This peom is wonderful!!!! it made me laugh through the whole thing!!! this
is the best poem i have read so far!

Tia from United States
Comment 190 of 329, added on April 26th, 2007 at 6:38 PM.

Dude, this poem is sweeet! The problem is, my room is waay messier!!:)

Erika from United States

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Poet: Shel Silverstein
Poem: Messy Room
Volume: A Light in the Attic
Year: 1981
Added: Apr 22 2004
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