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Analysis and comments on If those I loved were lost by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 6 of 96, added on August 21st, 2005 at 4:34 PM.

hey i like ur poem it'z relly touching. And I think that makes other people
to think how it'z fells is u lose someone u love in ur relly love that
person it relly puts u to think.

Carmen from United States
Comment 5 of 96, added on July 18th, 2005 at 5:23 AM.

It is the Daisy (nature) that moves Emily to find those she loves who she
fears is lost, and that is all who read her poems; and her riddles ring,
and we come to understand when it is time to understand (when we are found)
as for some that are not, their riddles are yet within, only to be realesed
or to ring when found. She undestood the Self and our possibilities.

Michele from United States
Comment 4 of 96, added on April 15th, 2005 at 9:32 AM.

this poem is really touching saying that if those around her where to die
what would she do but if they lived what is going to tell her or maybe that
she dont want to loose anybody around her

Cammy from United States
Comment 3 of 96, added on April 13th, 2005 at 10:14 AM.

This poem means alot. In so many words, I feel that it
expresses her feelings. Her poems, not only this one, all of them are so
individualized. Just by reading a poem , you can tell if it is by Emily
Dickinson. Poetry is usually not my thing, except her poems inspire me to
want to read more.

Bridgette from United States
Comment 2 of 96, added on April 13th, 2005 at 8:32 AM.

I really liked your poem and it has provided me the insperation that I
needed to have in order to write. it also has given me some really good
idea's.

Leesa Sigler from United States
Comment 1 of 96, added on January 18th, 2005 at 10:37 PM.

your riddle rhymes should be like a riddle. a riddle rhymes answer is at
the end of the riddle. for ex.
I fly like a bird
But, don't have feathers
I soar to the sky
With the aid of a string
Would someone pull me?
So, i can go higher
I'm a kite, I can go further.

alexandra eunice from Philippines

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Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 29. If those I loved were lost
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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