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

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Comment 41 of 821, added on April 6th, 2005 at 6:01 AM.

This poem is an expression of love; expression so true and sincere that it
stands far beyond the common manipulations of romantic poetry. And, in
fact, this makes the feeling itself seem extremely deep and completely
honest. If love at all can be truly expressed in words, or can be believed
in through words, these are the right ones.

Tom from Poland
Comment 40 of 821, added on April 1st, 2005 at 11:03 AM.

the poem was good and i really liked it so i will read it again. He shows
the way he feels about the girl he loves

Alex from United States
Comment 39 of 821, added on March 21st, 2005 at 5:04 PM.

This poem is so great. I wish I could write something like it.
Thank you,
e e cummings


Bob from United States
Comment 38 of 821, added on March 16th, 2005 at 9:08 PM.

I really like your poem, it was amazing!!

Joanna from United States
Comment 37 of 821, added on March 13th, 2005 at 5:49 PM.

I'M NOT REALLY A POEM LOVER AND I ONLY HEARD THIS POEM ON THE TV SHOW TRU
CALLING, BUT I THINK ITS GREAT

Emma
Comment 36 of 821, added on March 1st, 2005 at 3:40 PM.

i like the title but the poem its self is really not that good it sucks!!!
cummings has written better.

emily from United Kingdom
Comment 35 of 821, added on February 27th, 2005 at 3:03 PM.

it,s cool, dude!!!!!!!!

sammy!!!!!!
Comment 34 of 821, added on February 16th, 2005 at 3:17 PM.

I think this poem ias about a person being in love with another that seem
to love each other the same,but cannot be together. In the last stanza, I
think the secret of her being pregnant is being keep because they don't
want people to know. Their society might not accept a pregnancy of a women
not being married.

San from United States
Comment 33 of 821, added on February 14th, 2005 at 11:24 AM.

If only I had the ability to express in words what I feel in my heart. e.e.
cummings so masterfully constructed an aura in his poem that it brings mist
to the eyes of the reader. I shall memorize it and make it my own for my
one and only

Jim
Comment 32 of 821, added on January 31st, 2005 at 6:17 AM.

this is a great love poem and it isn't about stalking and the 'secret'
doesn't refer to a secret lover (although it can). "the deepest secret"
refers to love itself. love to cummings was the 'mystery of mysteries' and
thus is 'root of the root, bud of the bud...' that's why it is the
'deepest' secret and not just a secret. the fact that nobody knows it can
be read 2 ways: 1) since love is the mystery of mysteries it is unknowable
or 2) love can't be known only felt: "A lot of people think or believe or
know they feel-but that's thinking or believing or knowing: not feeling"
eec.

sean from United States

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