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Analysis and comments on a total stranger one black day by e.e. cummings

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Comment 8 of 18, added on December 11th, 2005 at 11:14 AM.

lotta words for a hangover

richard from United States
Comment 7 of 18, added on October 25th, 2005 at 8:29 PM.

You must accept who you are and never put yourself down. There is none in
truth, even yourself, that should "beat" you, ever.

Elise from Canada
Comment 6 of 18, added on August 19th, 2005 at 12:48 PM.

In Jungian psychology, if we don't recognize and accept our shadow
personalities, (total strangers) they will hurt us unexpectedly. ee
cummings said it succinctly.

Lyman from United States
Comment 5 of 18, added on June 23rd, 2005 at 4:48 PM.

this reminds me of the love/hate relationship that we have with ouselves
when we make a ghastly error in an important area of our lives, and must
live to regret it.

Debbie from United States
Comment 4 of 18, added on May 30th, 2005 at 8:17 AM.

"A Total Stranger One Black Day"

This poem reminds me that we are all made up of more than one personqlity,
each being revealed in a different way, depending on the situation. Most
importantly, not all personalities get along, especially our own, with our
own.

Brian from United States
Comment 3 of 18, added on March 25th, 2005 at 3:59 PM.

This poem says to me that what ever critisisms are made of us in life that
in the end we are all equal

Daniel Ruxin from United States
Comment 2 of 18, added on November 22nd, 2004 at 5:52 PM.

ha ha, e.e. beat himself up. Very sad

B.E. from United States
Comment 1 of 18, added on November 21st, 2004 at 2:11 AM.

This poem mkaes me think of those times when we don't know who we really
are, and the way we react to situtations surprises us. in the beginning its
as if there are two people, but in the end we discover that it is really
someone discover part of them that they didn't know existed.

Samantha

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Poet: e.e. cummings
Poem: a total stranger one black day
Added: Jan 31 2004
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