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Comment 11 of 21, added on February 23rd, 2009 at 6:05 PM.
This poem is truly amazing.
It is just a simple little poem,
But yet it says so much.
Emily Dickinson has an amazing way with words.
Her poems are so inspiring.
Taylor from United States
Comment 10 of 21, added on January 22nd, 2009 at 2:22 PM.
While some of you may be upset that the poem of which has been put to music
is being discussed, you should realize that it's still the same haunting
lyrics made only more beautiful and ethereal by melody and harmony. I'm
one of the lucky ones who gets to sing this, and it only makes me
appreciate it more.
Sarah from United States
Comment 9 of 21, added on April 20th, 2008 at 11:42 AM.
Do you know that " Will there really be a morning?" is also the title of a
very moving autobiography by Frances Farmer, who was a Hollywood star in
the 30's, before being sent to a lunatic asylum. This was her favorite poem
and reflected her own life.
Comment 8 of 21, added on February 1st, 2008 at 5:57 PM.
This poen is pretty bad bloke but im a thinkind will there really be an end
to this song!!!!
samantha from Australia
Comment 7 of 21, added on January 14th, 2008 at 9:55 PM.
There are probably several settings of this poem, but Craig Hella Johnson's
SA version is spectacularly beautiful.
For Jeremy - if you've never seen a lily pad it is an amazing round
floating object, not dissimilar to a webbed foot. Of course it is the
lightest footprint ever, floating on water, as gentle as her other metaphor
of a bird's feather. I think it is an incredible way to envision a
"morning" or awakening when you have been secluded (as Dickinson was),
depressed, or "asleep" to life.
Joanna from United States
Comment 6 of 21, added on January 11th, 2008 at 9:06 AM.
I have to answer a question on how water lilies have "feet" according to
Emily Dickinson, anyone has suggestions?
Comment 5 of 21, added on March 29th, 2007 at 10:35 AM.
This poem is so deep and beautiful. I love it!!
Jada from United States
Comment 4 of 21, added on March 11th, 2007 at 9:05 PM.
This comment section should be about the POEM not the song! The poem by
Dickinson should be discussed here.
from United States
Comment 3 of 21, added on February 7th, 2007 at 6:51 PM.
yes we are singing it now and its beautiful
Comment 2 of 21, added on October 26th, 2005 at 4:55 PM.
I love this!
Kathrine from United States
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