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Analysis and comments on There's been a Death, in the Opposite House, by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 4 of 64, added on January 12th, 2005 at 7:29 AM.

Karlton, I don't know who you are but I hope you are ok. Death is never the
only option and, there is always a chance that things will get better.

Anon from United Kingdom
Comment 3 of 64, added on January 6th, 2005 at 3:04 PM.

I have a lot of pain and misery in my life. The crying continues, locking
in my room, the agony to hang myself. I can't continue my life. Nobody
cares about me. People just want to hate me. I am a nobody. Just like Emily
Dickinson, i feel left alone. Death is my only option.

karlton from United States
Comment 2 of 64, added on December 28th, 2004 at 3:34 PM.

I dont really understand this poem..im trying to analyze it but its just
not my thing.can anyone tell me the theme of this poem besides just..death?

erika from United States
Comment 1 of 64, added on September 15th, 2004 at 9:00 AM.

This is one of Emily's poem that have a big theme on death. As we know she
really like to write about something unusual and eccentric. She also had
her own independent thinking about religious opinion. In this poem she uses
a persona t describe a situation in a neighbourhood where the death occurs

Mohamad Fahmy Abdullah

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Information about There's been a Death, in the Opposite House,

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 389. There's been a Death, in the Opposite House,
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
Viewed: 25551 times
Poem of the Day: Mar 30 2002


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