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Analysis and comments on may i feel said he by e.e. cummings

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Comment 41 of 161, added on September 26th, 2007 at 1:45 PM.

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Shirlei from Brazil
Comment 40 of 161, added on May 9th, 2007 at 8:59 AM.

hahahahaha....i love this poem!! like to the max.

duhh!! get it strait....this poem rox my sox!!

rebecca stevenson from United States
Comment 39 of 161, added on April 28th, 2007 at 10:00 PM.

it is the most awsomely awsome poem i've read all year! oh, yeah it's hot.

cry baby from United States
Comment 38 of 161, added on February 26th, 2007 at 3:22 PM.

i love this poem... cummings is an amazing writer

AJ from United States
Comment 37 of 161, added on April 24th, 2006 at 10:58 AM.

I don't understand all of Cummings writing, but this piece speaks to me
because it is so real. It is a scene that has been played out for
generations and generations and I still don't think that it has all of the
recognition it deserves.

Cherish from United States
Comment 36 of 161, added on April 18th, 2006 at 10:54 AM.

This poem rocks. It got me laid with four different women in three
different decades. I owe cummings a bottle of the finest single malt
scotch.

zoroaster from United States
Comment 35 of 161, added on April 17th, 2006 at 7:21 PM.

omg this poem is to sexual

maya from United States
Comment 34 of 161, added on April 9th, 2006 at 9:56 PM.

thsi poem has imspired me so much. throughout my life, i realised that
there are many things due to this poem. you've completely inspired me.
thank you

Melissa from Canada
Comment 33 of 161, added on March 19th, 2006 at 8:10 AM.

Just found this website...love it. This poem is perfection. As a matter
of fact, I plan on writing it in a card for someone I hope will "get it".

susan from United States
Comment 32 of 161, added on March 2nd, 2006 at 5:04 PM.

A beauty! cummings is telling us that we are always constantly being
exposed to changes therefore nothing remains static or conventional. This
is evident through his theme and style of writing. He talks about an issue
that was a taboo(sex) some centuries ago and he uses an unconventional
style of writing(lower case). Our thinking has been a result of
indoctrination in the sense that we believed what our parents and
grandparents said about there being a 'universal standard'for everything.
Even to this day, sex is an 'untalked' issue in a lot of counties despite
the fact it is so natural and real. In a similar manner, as little kids we
were led to believe that capitalisation was necessary to begin sentences
and so forth. Through this poem we are compelled to question our beliefs
and why we must we adhere to 'universal standards' if there aren't
justifications for them.

Rajni from New Zealand

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Poet: e.e. cummings
Poem: may i feel said he
Added: Jan 31 2004
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Poem of the Day: Jun 21 2000


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