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Comment 4 of 64, added on August 27th, 2010 at 12:14 PM.

I'm so amazed at the ignorance of people who write on this site. I'm
speaking for Jack. It's not because you do use your hand that everybody
does. Now you may be a talented poet, writer or literary critic and dislike
Emily Dickinson. If so I truly apologize. But prove it by posting real
arguments.

Elodie from France
Comment 3 of 64, added on November 24th, 2009 at 11:33 AM.
Emily

The poem is about god; her exploring religion, searching for god. A poem
can have different meanings to everyone, even to young jacko. He took what
he wanted from the poem; which by the way was completely immature.
Nonetheless it was your opinion of the meaning of this freaking amazing
poem. I always thought that Dickinson's poem were not so easy to
understand. One's has to read it multiple times to get the true meaning
behind. Most times one does, other times one doesn't. Her poems can have
quite a few different meaninhs. Most of her work though, was about nature,
death, and religion. Valuing nature, accepting death, and exploring
religion.

nana from United States
Comment 2 of 64, added on November 2nd, 2009 at 6:13 PM.

I hope you're not a complete loser, Jack, but you talk like an ignorant
frat-boy. What business have you with a beautiful poem like "I've Seen a
Dying Eye", which searches for a glimpse of God (like most of Dickinson's
poems).
Walt, USA

Walter Stepp from United States
Comment 1 of 64, added on December 12th, 2007 at 8:17 PM.

the poem "Ive seen a Dying Eye" correlates to the youth of Emily Dickinson
and to the lives of the people that follow her poetry. She had no life and
was a complete loser. Her only companion was her hand and her father who
used her a lot.

jack from Canada

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 547. I've seen a Dying Eye
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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