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Analysis and comments on Heart! We will forget him! by Emily Dickinson

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Comment 41 of 581, added on May 31st, 2008 at 8:53 AM.

we looooooooove this poem soooo much! first we hated poetry, but now we're
addicted to this poem. it helps us in bad times! often we read it for each
other in times of trouble. and it makes us feel better, because it's
soooooooooo deep !
sometimes we don't go to school, and we stay home, so we can read this poem
all day long! its just the best poem of the world!
oh my god its so amazing, how someone can write something this beautifull.
we didnt know this was possible!
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Lenneke & Marissa from Netherlands
Comment 40 of 581, added on May 22nd, 2008 at 1:08 PM.

this poem is really touching.and it has great emotion

story from United States
Comment 39 of 581, added on May 21st, 2008 at 8:46 AM.

This is very wonderfull poem. I love it! But, I still confuse about the
meaning of the poem.

Morris from Indonesia
Comment 38 of 581, added on May 16th, 2008 at 3:51 PM.

I think Dickinson is one of the best American poet. In this poem, she has
conflict between her heart and her mind to choose her love, so his mind
spoke to her heart trying to persuade the heart to give up this love which
is impossible.

Rawan from Palestine
Comment 37 of 581, added on March 19th, 2008 at 2:56 PM.

what does the poem means. and i love the poem very much but i dont know
what it means.

kelly from United States
Comment 36 of 581, added on January 31st, 2008 at 8:01 PM.

omg! i sang this in choir as a freshman last yr in high school

kasey from United States
Comment 35 of 581, added on December 12th, 2007 at 11:08 AM.

Poetry makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside. I like to curl up for
hours with a blankie and enjoy a nice poem. My boyfriend and I read poetry
to each other before we uh-huhhh....

Big K from United States
Comment 34 of 581, added on December 6th, 2007 at 10:30 AM.

This is such a wonderful poem. I think it's easy for most of us to relate
to the inner conflict between the heart and mind.

jaymi from United States
Comment 33 of 581, added on November 29th, 2007 at 8:51 AM.

i like and love you poetry alot

kelvin from United States
Comment 32 of 581, added on September 7th, 2007 at 11:20 AM.

this poem reminds me of ancient ninja folklore. the way the ninja moves is
similar to the diction that Emily uses in Heart! the samuri blade is sharp
and stings with truth as does the words of my dear close and personal
friend, Emily Dickenson. by examining and analyzing the attacking and
blocking techniques of the japaneese ninjas (these moves are i llegal in
the United States) we can observe the subtle intracacies of this poem.

jazz from Japan

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Information about Heart! We will forget him!

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 47. Heart! We will forget him!
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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Poem of the Day: May 20 2008


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