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Analysis and comments on Awake ye muses nine by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 32 of 132, added on April 12th, 2006 at 2:59 PM.

Frankly I think it's absolutely brilliant how Dickinson is able to weave
together the Old and New Testament. The references to Adam and Eve are
obvious, and it is obvious that these people are written of in the Old
Testament. After explaining how Adam and Eve were the original lovers and
that the Earth was made for them, she rewords Jesus' "seek and ye shall
find" and does so beautifully. The poem seems to be about seeking love,
and Dickinson is confident that she will find it. Though she may have
never found it in a marital sense, she certainly found it in the adoration
of her work. Anyway, the whole poem illustrates her brilliant use of
Scripture.


Jodde from Canada
Comment 31 of 132, added on April 5th, 2006 at 8:30 AM.

This poem is like...totally confusing...like i dont understand!!!!!!!!!!

Mollie from United States
Comment 30 of 132, added on March 16th, 2006 at 11:16 AM.

Won't you go do something with your life...like take spelling lessons!
yea..i said it! OH, and Mark.. who cares?!?

Kaity from United States
Comment 29 of 132, added on February 18th, 2006 at 6:32 PM.

I love Emily Dickinson'c poems. I have to do a thing on her. i have to
dress and act like her it's really cool

Emily from United States
Comment 28 of 132, added on February 3rd, 2006 at 1:49 PM.

This poem was pretty ggod

Angela from United States
Comment 27 of 132, added on January 15th, 2006 at 1:45 AM.

I love this Poet. One of my true favorates~!!!

Cassie from United States
Comment 26 of 132, added on November 30th, 2005 at 1:45 PM.

I love her poems.nothing can beat her except the beauty of her poems

zhangxia from China
Comment 25 of 132, added on November 23rd, 2005 at 3:01 PM.

i
realy love her poems.

bridget from New Zealand
Comment 24 of 132, added on November 14th, 2005 at 7:43 AM.

its sucks really bad. jus playin its good but not as good as mine.

anna from United States
Comment 23 of 132, added on October 30th, 2005 at 9:13 AM.

wow okay shes a goooood poet. yup

kelseyyy from United States

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 1. Awake ye muses nine
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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