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Analysis and comments on Lost by Carl Sandburg

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Comment 5 of 275, added on April 26th, 2006 at 3:41 PM.

I interpret it as he is trying to say that being alone can be scary. It can
give you a feeling of not knowing where you are or what is going on and
make you be afraid. but i probably suck at interpreting poetry, whatever

dave from United States
Comment 4 of 275, added on April 18th, 2006 at 1:44 PM.

This is a lovley peom, but unfornatully, my mouth didnot drop. Sry Kendall
from the united States.

Kennedy Wilkinson from United States
Comment 3 of 275, added on February 1st, 2006 at 11:58 AM.

so, for my english poem, i chose to do Carl Sandburg becasue i liked the
name not even knowing who he was. but once i found this poem, it makes me
want to learn more about him. this poem means to me that he was alone on
one day and he heard a lot of noises and was still all alone.

Kendra from United States
Comment 2 of 275, added on May 11th, 2005 at 7:10 PM.

i was doing my english report on day and i had to wright this poem so i
thought i need to go back and put a comment in b/c this is so much like me
and made me like poetry!

terra from United States
Comment 1 of 275, added on March 1st, 2005 at 7:46 PM.

When i read this poem i stopped froze with my mouth dropped this made me
quiver this was an AMAZING poem ofcourse im young and never really into
poems this much but when i read this poem in the library i got so into
poetry i read more and mor every day i even copied some of the poems for
Carl Sandburg and put it up on a wall i call it my poetry wall this poem
inspired me to write poems even though im not great i will always
apperciate Carl Sandburg

Kendall from United States

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Information about Lost

Poet: Carl Sandburg
Poem: 4. Lost
Volume: Chicago Poems
- Chicago Poems
Year: 1912
Added: Feb 4 2004
Viewed: 972 times
Poem of the Day: Oct 3 2003


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