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Analysis and comments on A man said to the universe: by Stephen Crane

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Comment 7 of 37, added on June 14th, 2005 at 10:50 PM.

the man said:'i exist!but the fact has not created in me a sense of
obligation."i think the man is refer to the soldier,he want to take part to
the war,or he is looking for something else.

leo
Comment 6 of 37, added on May 22nd, 2005 at 5:39 PM.

Does it not make you feel a little vulnerable, as though there is noone to
look out for you, you're all alone and there's noone to fall back on?

oila from United Kingdom
Comment 5 of 37, added on March 3rd, 2005 at 11:59 AM.

I like this poem it has a harsh reality to it.

Robert from United States
Comment 4 of 37, added on February 7th, 2005 at 12:08 PM.

Men shouldn't talk to the universe. That's for women.

Bweos Slnng from Antigua and Barbuda
Comment 3 of 37, added on October 11th, 2004 at 8:54 PM.

Short. Simple and Profound.

Jamie Trinh from Australia
Comment 2 of 37, added on September 8th, 2004 at 3:24 PM.

this poem is so incredible i dont know what to do with myself...

mike kennedy
Comment 1 of 37, added on August 30th, 2004 at 10:05 AM.

"No sir," said the man, "There is a universe in every grain of sand... so
am I in the universe."

JAMES MCKAY from United States

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Information about A man said to the universe:

Poet: Stephen Crane
Poem: 21. A man said to the universe:
Volume: War is Kind & Other Lines
Year: 1899
Added: Jan 31 2004
Viewed: 55600 times
Poem of the Day: Jun 4 2003


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