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Analysis and comments on To the maiden by Stephen Crane

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Comment 4 of 6, added on April 24th, 2013 at 2:01 PM.

This is a beautiful poem Stephen Crane is a gifted poet.

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Comment 2 of 6, added on July 3rd, 2005 at 7:19 PM.

The use of two separate viewpoints is cleverly used. The first stanza is
the view of a maiden, a young woman whose innocence view of life is yet to
be tainted, a maiden who has freedom and long life ahead. To the sailor,
who has no hope of reaching shore, the ocean is a cruel tool of nature,
that is gray and dreary. There is no innocence left in his view, as he is
appear of Nature's hand at that fateful time.

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Comment 1 of 6, added on May 13th, 2005 at 11:39 AM.

I thought it was pretty dull and could barely understand what he was
talking about. But thats why i like it.

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Poet: Stephen Crane
Poem: 3. To the maiden
Volume: War is Kind & Other Lines
Year: 1899
Added: Jan 31 2004
Viewed: 1191 times
Poem of the Day: Oct 2 2003

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