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

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Comment 315 of 805, added on March 18th, 2006 at 7:45 PM.

I just finished watching the movie "In her Shoes" and heard this poem for
the first time. I googled it right away and read it to my boyfriend. It
really touched my heart, it's one of the most beautiful poems I've heard
and now one of my favorite. This will definitely go in my scrapbook

Glenda Aguirre from Canada
Comment 314 of 805, added on March 18th, 2006 at 7:46 PM.

This is a poem about true, unconditional love. Twin souls. If you have
never read about them, do. Basically, he is saying no matter what distance,
time, is between them - they will always be together. It is truly what it
means in the marriage vows, "what God hath put together, let no man put
asunder." If you have not had this type of love in your life.... I wish it
for all of you.

melissa from United States
Comment 313 of 805, added on March 18th, 2006 at 4:05 PM.

This poem is so beautiful. I think that it helps us see the value in life
and relationships. As the old saying goes it doesn't matter how much money
you have, the house you live in, the kind of car you drive, or the kind of
job you have. What is most important in life is the way you choose to love
others. When I started counting, I realized I carry a lot of hearts in my
heart including love ones who are no longer here. And someone who posted a
comment made me realize I carry Gods heart too! Thank you EE Cummings for
making me stop and see the value in life and love.

Deborah Morris from United States
Comment 312 of 805, added on March 18th, 2006 at 7:10 AM.

"In her shoes", I saw some days ago, and got just restless for reading this
set of words again. Mr. Cummings, these words must have come from your
heart.

Rajandeep Singh from India
Comment 311 of 805, added on March 17th, 2006 at 3:24 PM.

I heard this poem today for the first time in the movie 'In Her Shoes'. I
found it very moving and looked it up on the internet immediately. I also
read some of E E Cummings' other poems.... I loved it.

Elsabie Orris from United Kingdom
Comment 310 of 805, added on March 16th, 2006 at 1:36 AM.

This poem really touched my heart the moment i read it for the first time.
Yes, if you love someone so much, you would carry his heart with you,
wherever you go, may you be with him or not. I really care so much for this
person, but he treats me just like a lil sis. Anyway, as this poem says, no
matter what, i'll carry his heart with me wherever fate leads me. I just
want him to be happy.

Happy from Philippines
Comment 309 of 805, added on March 15th, 2006 at 8:47 PM.

I was so moved with this poem because I just lost my mom and I was so close
to her out of 14 children I think I had a realy hard time to acecpt it if I
realy have .But this poem realy made feel better cause I know in my HEART
she will be as close to me as my Heart is because I carry your heart Mom
with ME ...

Mr. Val Zamora Jr. from United States
Comment 308 of 805, added on March 15th, 2006 at 8:57 PM.

Although I love my husband and 4 children more than anyone on Earth, when I
read this poem I thought of my love for Jesus.

Robin from United States
Comment 307 of 805, added on March 15th, 2006 at 2:27 PM.

It is one of the most beautiful poems I have ever heard.
I heard it on the movie,"In her shoes",and I love it...
is beautiful...



liliana castro from Portugal
Comment 306 of 805, added on March 14th, 2006 at 11:03 AM.

It is a beautiful poem and reminds me very much of philip sidney.
My true-love hath my heart and I have his,
By just exchange one for the other given:
I hold his dear, and mine he cannot miss;
There never was a bargain better driven.
His heart in me keeps me and him in one;
My heart in him his thoughts and senses guides:
He loves my heart, for once it was his own;
I cherish his because in me it bides.
His heart his wound received from my sight;
My heart was wounded with his wounded heart;
For as from me on him his hurt did light,
So still, methought, in me his hurt did smart:
Both equal hurt, in this change sought our bliss,
My true love hath my heart and I have his.

Katana Condon from Ireland

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