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Analysis and comments on I heard a Fly buzz -- when I died by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 64 of 644, added on March 8th, 2012 at 3:11 PM.

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Comment 60 of 644, added on July 10th, 2011 at 12:46 PM.

I believe the windows failing is her eyes going shut or her soul leaving
the body and loosing use of the eyes...

mrttreed from United States
Comment 59 of 644, added on June 5th, 2011 at 12:21 PM.

I think that the poem is adescrition of the crucial moment between death
and life .THus,the fly is asymbol of the flying soul after death as the
cropse is decmbosed and the is purifid.

Amira from Egypt
Comment 58 of 644, added on August 21st, 2010 at 12:00 AM.
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Comment 57 of 644, added on July 21st, 2010 at 12:08 AM.

As the person passes on into the afterlife, surrounded by family members
anxiously awaiting the answer of what is on the other side, the dying
person is distraced by a fly and passes on without providing any details to
the bedside observers.

Chris from United States
Comment 56 of 644, added on June 8th, 2010 at 11:03 AM.

It is true that death and the issue of boundaries are intensified in this
poems. And it is true that the difficult part of this poem lies in the way
we interpret the appearance of the “Fly” instead of the “King”. But there’s
a more important point in my opinion.

As a poet whose desire was to keep her fascicles for her future readers
and she wanted to be acknowledged by us, as she expresses in many of her
poems like in F24-J442, she describes herself undergoing the unavoidable
experience of death. She is prepared and accepting; she has cut her
attachments to the world:

I willed my Keepsakes – Signed away
What portion of me be
Assignable –

I think that we could find some clues for interpreting these words of
declaration. She wanted to leave her poetry for her future readers, that
was her only wish and the only thing she had, to transcend through her art,
to transcend by the power of her word, and whatever the circumstances of
the death are, she will remain eternal.

Undoubtedly, she fulfilled her role as a woman poet who was concerned
with creating an immortal poetry based in her own individuality.

Comment 55 of 644, added on April 12th, 2010 at 10:22 PM.

I dont know about you guys but christopher is right. I am fat and ugly and
i dont have a life and posting on these types of websites is the funnest
thing i've ever done:'( I wish i had a life.....

Ralph from Denmark

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Information about I heard a Fly buzz -- when I died

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 465. I heard a Fly buzz -- when I died
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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