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Analysis and comments on There was a man with tongue of wood by Stephen Crane

Comment 2 of 2, added on November 24th, 2011 at 4:50 AM.
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Four score and seven minutes ago, I read a sweet aritcle. Lol thanks

Dash from Georgia, Republic of
Comment 1 of 2, added on January 26th, 2007 at 9:46 AM.

I discovered Crane's poetry my first year of teaching, and he has become my
favorite poet and this is my favorite poem. It expresses the longing we all
have to be known and understood, despite our "wooden" attempts at
communication. If we can find just one person who understands our halting,
unbeautiful song, singing becomes worthwhile.

Leisha from United States

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Poet: Stephen Crane
Poem: 16. There was a man with tongue of wood
Volume: War is Kind & Other Lines
Year: 1899
Added: Jan 31 2004
Viewed: 615 times
Poem of the Day: Aug 26 2000


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