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

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Comment 385 of 805, added on December 16th, 2006 at 8:30 PM.

to those who listen and listen carefully, the words make sense, to those
who just read, they are just words.


ANNIE from United Kingdom
Comment 384 of 805, added on December 16th, 2006 at 3:31 PM.

Sorry, this is a bit of a tangent, but does anyone know of a book of
cummings poems that includes this one in particular? Really want to give
it as a gift, but can't seem to find one. A title, ISBN, etc would be
fantastic!

sarah from United States
Comment 383 of 805, added on December 12th, 2006 at 12:01 AM.

You've probably figured it by now, but it seems as if the movie "In Her
Shoes" did a lot for this peom. I just finished watching that movie on
demand and I paused it so that I could write the poem down. What a
wonderful arrangement of words to express love with...and oh how many
situations it could be used in.

Samantha from United States
Comment 382 of 805, added on November 10th, 2006 at 4:50 AM.

Doctor Who takes three prizes at the National Television Awards in a
repeat of its success last year...

Syed Dibble
Comment 381 of 805, added on May 27th, 2006 at 5:26 PM.

I first heard this poem in the movie In Her Shoes. It reminds me of the
special bond my brother and me share. We are best friends, we laugh, we
fight, but in the end he's always with me and I'll always stick with him.
This poem is stunning because of the portrayal of love, it can be veiwed as
a romantic love or as a love for one's own family. Cummings awed me with
this poem.

Lucy from United States
Comment 380 of 805, added on May 16th, 2006 at 10:33 AM.

Wonderful!

Deborah from Germany
Comment 379 of 805, added on May 12th, 2006 at 1:21 PM.

i fell in love with this poem when i heard it today... moments after i
realised i was in love... my BF lives 600 miles away and it's true...
that's how wi feel

Kirsty Robertson from United Kingdom
Comment 378 of 805, added on May 4th, 2006 at 2:28 PM.

this is one of the most romatic poem I have ever heard. and it always
remind me about my lovely mother and my wife to be.And the last lines are
simply great. Well i think anyone who read this poem will remember in his
dream about the person he love most.

Syed Masud ul Hassan from Pakistan
Comment 377 of 805, added on April 27th, 2006 at 2:04 AM.

I read "In Her Shoes", and watched it, too, and I can see a lot of
similarities between Rose and Maggie, and my sister and I. I think the bond
of sisterhood is to be treasured and held dear always, so this poem is just
perfect for our special bond. It is a beautiful, expressive poem that will
always remind me of my lovely, difficult, beautiful sister! xxx love you
Dee

Em from Australia
Comment 376 of 805, added on April 26th, 2006 at 8:37 AM.

i am so touched by this poem because it seems that i am having a
heart-to-heart talk to my lover. frankly speaking, i am a gay. being a gay
isn't accepted by most of people in my country. maybe my lover will be
forced to get married with a woman he doesn't love. we both don't dare to
come out of the closet. even though we'll never live together as couple,
this poem expresses what i want to say to him. 'no matter what, i won't
give you any pressure because of our love.' finally i should say thank you,
cummings, for telling me what true love is, for giving me such an
inspiration. thanx again.

beautytruth from China

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