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Analysis and comments on i carry your heart with me by e.e. cummings

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Comment 435 of 805, added on May 9th, 2007 at 4:09 PM.

not trying to be mean or anything but i really do not get this poem sorry
no,im really sorry.

Jessica from United States
Comment 434 of 805, added on May 9th, 2007 at 1:57 PM.

The poem by E.E. Cummings "I Carry Your Heart With Me" is truly a poem of
love and expresses it very well. There is no playing around with words or
trying to be fancy and just confuse people, it is just a poem about
feelings and very deep feelings. This author must really love someone to
write with this much passion.

Reece from Ireland
Comment 433 of 805, added on May 9th, 2007 at 4:08 AM.

The first time I heard the peom I was driven to tears (I heard it in a
movie"my sisters shoes" so I guess the world most likely if they saw the
movie, were moved with its simple but meaningful content. Now I am going
to use it to renew my silver (25) wedding anniversary, I think it is
appropriate in my case, my husband two years ago suffered two strokes and 2
heart attacks both before the age of 52. Ever since then things have
changed because I feel his heart as a constant reminder of how much we take
life for granted, so yes, I carry his heart in mine, but I have always
believed that he carries my heart in his and this is way we have made it to
our silver anniversary. I can't think of a more appropriate poem than this.
Oh yes, it was partially used in the last series of ER at a wedding
between the two main doctor characters, even though it was shortened it
still made it emotional for those who have followed the series. I thank
cummings for being so talented and can't wait to let you know how my
reciting this at our 25th anniversary went.Lina from Ontario, Canada

Lina Price from Canada
Comment 432 of 805, added on May 8th, 2007 at 1:04 PM.

I didn't know i liked poetry until i read this poem

allan from Canada
Comment 431 of 805, added on May 4th, 2007 at 6:01 PM.

i luvv this poem...its sooo good!

missy from United States
Comment 430 of 805, added on May 4th, 2007 at 3:04 PM.

ilove this poem i plan 2 read it 2 my fionce at our wedding it is beautiful
and moving and it touched my heart

whitney from United States
Comment 429 of 805, added on May 4th, 2007 at 1:45 AM.

i love this poem. how i love it. it brings a deep and overflowing joy to my
heart each and every time i read it. how i cherish and love my husband. it
is his heart, that i carry.

Julie from United States
Comment 428 of 805, added on May 3rd, 2007 at 11:46 PM.

I now know what I will read at my wedding and will have read at my funeral.
Never have words moved me as these have.

Kathy from United States
Comment 427 of 805, added on May 3rd, 2007 at 11:13 PM.

they just used this poem in the ER wedding...it was so good.

bug's girl
Comment 426 of 805, added on May 3rd, 2007 at 10:44 PM.

This poem brings me great joy and saddness. It reminds me of l true love
that has been forever lost to death. My daughters father loved this poem
and read it to me often. He was killed when I was 2 mos preg and it was
red at his funeral. Always appreciate a true love when you have them.

Dawn from United States

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Poet: e.e. cummings
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