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Analysis and comments on Messy Room by Shel Silverstein

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Comment 91 of 321, added on October 9th, 2005 at 6:14 AM.

Haha, it is a simple poem. But i find it easy to read which is a good
thing. Oh yea, and i like the twist at the end. Funny in a good sense(;

wilbert from Singapore
Comment 90 of 321, added on October 5th, 2005 at 10:01 AM.

Thanks! I`m using this for my homework!

Katie from United Kingdom
Comment 89 of 321, added on October 3rd, 2005 at 4:06 PM.

these sounds just like my room

jason from United States
Comment 88 of 321, added on October 2nd, 2005 at 4:18 PM.

I think this poem is really good and it gives me someones elses view on how
my room is most of the time. I love it!

Ben Mayer from United States
Comment 87 of 321, added on September 30th, 2005 at 7:35 AM.

this poem is very intriguing... although it excentuates a messy room it
does use common material from every day life

d-twizzle from United States
Comment 86 of 321, added on September 25th, 2005 at 7:15 AM.

well, this poem is not very enticing. it's all about messiness, who cares
about that?
i don't see why it's so great.

amy from Canada
Comment 85 of 321, added on September 23rd, 2005 at 5:16 PM.

I really didn't like this poem. Not one bit. Though it might be enjoyable
for small children. I really don't see how it got to number one.

Claire from United States
Comment 84 of 321, added on September 12th, 2005 at 4:03 PM.

I dont care what anyone says about this poem, I LOVED it! I used it for my
reading class and got an A. Thank you sara from the USA!! PLEASE only post
comments about the poem! AMERICA ROCKS!!!

Abby from United States
Comment 83 of 321, added on August 21st, 2005 at 2:52 PM.

This is a mildly amusing but certainly not a brillaint poem. The theme
of untidiness is common and has been exploited with greater finesse than is
shown here.

Philip Nash from United Kingdom
Comment 82 of 321, added on July 4th, 2005 at 11:27 PM.

This poem is great, it's not too long nor too short.

Celeste Yeung from New Zealand

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Poet: Shel Silverstein
Poem: Messy Room
Volume: A Light in the Attic
Year: 1981
Added: Apr 22 2004
Viewed: 4401 times

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