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Analysis and comments on silence... (40) by e.e. cummings

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Comment 4 of 20, added on May 8th, 2009 at 9:27 PM.

e.e. cummings' poems are not meant ot be seen as literal. He himself was a
man out of the ordinary and didnt see the world through the same way we do.
thinnk outside of the box and the poems will make more sense.

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Comment 3 of 20, added on May 22nd, 2008 at 10:50 PM.

Silence is thus marble.

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Comment 2 of 20, added on March 24th, 2005 at 2:54 PM.

Roses are roses
Beautiful in every way,
They have many emphasis
On each and every day,
They are calisthenics
Who flutter at the say,
They are more beautiful then callipsis
Wich may have grown in cambrai,
roses are roses
And there is nothing more you can say.
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Comment 1 of 20, added on March 19th, 2005 at 3:55 PM.

It is interesting to see a poem about silence in e.e. cummings' collection.
Many of his poems defy reading aloud--can only be experienced on the page;
a complete contrast to the orignal intention of poetry, a form intended to
be aural. In a world so full of noise, it is a wonder to find such silence
as one finds, watching a pecking bird the moment before snow begins to
fall. I think this is as important as any literal meaning of the poem.

Elizabeth from United States

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Poem: silence... (40)
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