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Analysis and comments on pity this busy monster,manunkind... (XIV) by e.e. cummings

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Comment 3 of 63, added on May 25th, 2005 at 4:33 PM.

i was wondering if anyone could help me out with the line that goes: "your
victim (death and life safely beyond)"
im writing a paper on Cummings' misanthropic moods and this poem works well
with my thesis..... but that line just flies over my head.

ap english
Comment 2 of 63, added on May 17th, 2005 at 8:12 AM.

i love this poem. there is a wonderful challenge in this poem of human
desperation to claim what they can not understand. nature. and the hurried
unappreciative pace of human demand. not only that but the 'hypermagical'
and 'ultraomnipotence' that is man. nice bit of mockery that is oh so very

Comment 1 of 63, added on October 14th, 2004 at 7:06 PM.

You know, the best part is that all it takes to leap to the next universe
is as flip of the page.


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