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Analysis and comments on A Dream Within A Dream by Edgar Allan Poe

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Comment 9 of 709, added on November 19th, 2004 at 8:46 PM.

Dont we all simply are living, (dont take this bluntly) but, A Dream
Within A Dream? Maybe so, but i dont know

B.E. from United States
Comment 8 of 709, added on November 19th, 2004 at 4:44 PM.

You think it is just a boring poem but read at least 2 times and you will
see how deep and meaningful this poem really is. This is one of those poems
that kinda is telling us what happened in his life. It is also telling us
what has happened we can't really reverse. We can't grasp the things that
has pasted. And what is now, is all we can hold onto.
-Nick

Nicholas from United States
Comment 7 of 709, added on November 14th, 2004 at 1:17 PM.

i love this poem and i love to know more about this person edger allan
poe.

gladys from United States
Comment 6 of 709, added on October 28th, 2004 at 3:57 PM.

W O W ! I LUV IT !!

Rosanna from United Kingdom
Comment 5 of 709, added on October 10th, 2004 at 6:32 PM.

This is a beautiful poem that reflects many characteristics of romantic
literature. It puts heavy emphasis on nature which is one of the major
points of romanticism. It is well written in the melanchololy style that is
Poe's style.

Heather from United States
Comment 4 of 709, added on September 16th, 2004 at 10:39 PM.

This is one of my favorite poems, but of its metaphysical undertones.
Typical of the genius that was Poe, he used is emotions about the person he
was addressing to convery a deeper and more penetrating question.....that
is, our lives are really just dreams and we exist in a universe that at
times does not seem real. Many people experience this feeling where they
cannot tell their waking life from that of their sleeping or dream life.
Its quite a profound and powerful poem and touches me very deeply and every
human spirit in that moment in time when we realize we are both mortal, and
our time in this world is so short and that sense of haunting timeless that
drives our lives is a very real and universla feeling we all experience
between the joyous distractions that fill the days of our live. Thats what
this poem means to me

Mitchell Stokely - USA

Mitchell
Comment 3 of 709, added on September 12th, 2004 at 8:15 PM.

this poem is pretty good, i like it

Sagard
Comment 2 of 709, added on September 9th, 2004 at 11:42 AM.

this is a fantastic and tuching poem beyond the ordinary. This is truly the
best i've ever heard, read it sevaral times and enjoy! just a little piece
of advice from

Thornberry, James
Comment 1 of 709, added on August 20th, 2004 at 6:43 AM.

this is awesum poetry , i appreciate the poet's work !!
nd bless god me so tht even i get such beautiful words 2 express my self.
thnx

kiran

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Poet: Edgar Allan Poe
Poem: A Dream Within A Dream
Added: Feb 20 2003
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