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Analysis and comments on Much Madness is divinest Sense by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 35 of 55, added on February 10th, 2012 at 12:00 PM.
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“too happy in my saprrow chance for ampler
coveting”…….oh man…..as for your poem, I wish
you’d been in MY class!

Sevda from Yugoslavia
Comment 34 of 55, added on February 10th, 2012 at 11:30 AM.
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i like how you tegagd this “bad editing” not to say that this
was an example of bad editing, more like sloppy random editing.
Intentional? It fit the maddness quite well.

Kyoya from Hungary
Comment 33 of 55, added on January 30th, 2012 at 4:03 PM.
the poem

I was trying to understand what ths poem meant for my english 2 class but
all I can understand is that its about being different and if your
different then your "insane", is this right? Email me if you can help :)
Thanks


alexis from United States
Comment 32 of 55, added on January 30th, 2012 at 4:03 PM.
the poem

I was trying to understand wht ths poem ment for my english 2 class but all
I can understand is that its about being different and if your different
then your "insane", is this right? Email me if you can help
:)
Thanks

alexis from United States
Comment 31 of 55, added on October 27th, 2010 at 1:16 AM.
Demur from society

Dickinson is telling us that it is better to be masters of our own
decisions than to worry about what society accepts. "Madness" is the
demurring from society, rejecting their views and becoming "dangerous". To
"Assent" is to remain a quiet shadow, not to be bothered with.

megan
Comment 30 of 55, added on September 2nd, 2010 at 8:48 PM.
emily is fantastiv

this poem is basically saying that to be crazy is to be sane and to be sane
is to be crazy. to people with deceptive eyes the sanest ones are actually
the crazy ones. the majority who thinks of themselves as being sane are
really the crazyones.

daphnee paul from United States
Comment 29 of 55, added on September 2nd, 2010 at 8:48 PM.
emily is fantastiv

this poem is basically saying that to be crazy is to be sane and to be sane
is to be crazy. to people with deceptive eyes the sanest ones are actually
the crazy ones. the majority who thinks of themselves as being sane are
really the crazyones.

daphnee paul from United States
Comment 28 of 55, added on September 2nd, 2010 at 8:48 PM.
emily is fantastiv

this poem is basically saying that to be crazy is to be sane and to be sane
is to be crazy. to people with deceptive eyes the sanest ones are actually
the crazy ones. the majority who thinks of themselves as being sane are
really the crazyones.

daphnee paul from United States
Comment 27 of 55, added on September 2nd, 2010 at 8:48 PM.
emily is fantastiv

this poem is basically saying that to be crazy is to be sane and to be sane
is to be crazy. to people with deceptive eyes the sanest ones are actually
the crazy ones. the majority who thinks of themselves as being sane are
really the crazyones.

daphnee paul from United States
Comment 26 of 55, added on September 2nd, 2010 at 8:48 PM.
emily is fantastiv

this poem is basically saying that to be crazy is to be sane and to be sane
is to be crazy. to people with deceptive eyes the sanest ones are actually
the crazy ones. the majority who thinks of themselves as being sane are
really the crazyones.

daphnee paul from United States

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Information about Much Madness is divinest Sense

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 435. Much Madness is divinest Sense
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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Poem of the Day: Feb 21 2002


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