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Comment 2 of 872, added on September 8th, 2004 at 8:26 PM.

thinking of anyone, noone, everyone, and someone as individuals helps to
clarify the poem, but the characteristics of all of these "individuals"
apply to every person. all people at some point in their lives feel that,
like anyone, they do not belong. to such "anyones" the rest of the world
is just conforming "someones" and "everyones." such "someones" marry the
people who mean the world to them, their "everyones," but to all others,
that "everyone" is really a "noone." Whew! pretty explicit, huh? that is
the beauty of ee cummings.

Sarah
Comment 1 of 872, added on September 6th, 2004 at 9:38 PM.

i am anyone sure i guess
no by night day by yes
earth wind water sky
i am anyone till i die

c.g. ray

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Poet: e.e. cummings
Poem: anyone lived in a pretty how town
Added: Jan 31 2004
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