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

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Comment 14 of 304, added on May 13th, 2006 at 9:45 PM.

pretty average .... maybe use better words so the world will understand,
because half the people that commented didnt get it. but maybe we are all
just stupid

Balls from Barbados
Comment 13 of 304, added on April 29th, 2006 at 9:37 PM.

Man, I didn't understand any of that poem. It is really confusing. Who is
Daisy? Who is Phillip? What is a bell of Ghent?

Larz from United States
Comment 12 of 304, added on April 5th, 2006 at 1:48 PM.

I think this is a really nice poem. I also think that there are a lot of
people that would like it that haven't read it yet. I just moved to the UK
from California and I really miss learning about american poems and

Morgan from United Kingdom
Comment 11 of 304, added on February 23rd, 2006 at 10:38 AM.

i really didnt like this poem i think it could have been written in a much
better way of writing. i will never want to read this again.

tricia from United States
Comment 10 of 304, added on February 14th, 2006 at 6:27 PM.

I don't really get this poem, maybe it is one of the poems where different
people all have different meanings for the poem, I love those kind. It
gives you freedom of mind to think of the poem. I really enjoyed this poem,
even if I don't exactly get it.

Confuzled from Canada
Comment 9 of 304, added on January 22nd, 2006 at 7:36 PM.

I love that poem !!! Now I have a copy of it I will read it alot!!Please do
not remove this poem it is great and true.

Heather from United States
Comment 8 of 304, added on January 4th, 2006 at 9:18 PM.

it was great, and i can bet that my english teacher would too, since he
says poems have the power and he likes her poems and rober frost too.

Katome from United States
Comment 7 of 304, added on December 7th, 2005 at 11:25 AM.

I thought it was a good poem.

AMy from Armenia
Comment 6 of 304, 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 304, 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

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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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