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Analysis and comments on In the desert by Stephen Crane

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Comment 7 of 817, added on January 7th, 2005 at 4:29 PM.

i meant 2004 world series

david from United States
Comment 6 of 817, added on January 7th, 2005 at 4:02 PM.

the creature he sees is a red sox fan,might even had been i, of course that
was before 2003 world series in which i reply; the creature was from the
evil empire, a yankee fan there after evermore

David from United States
Comment 5 of 817, added on December 21st, 2004 at 2:08 AM.

i think that the creature of course could be human, afterall humans are
creatures too. and the creature eating his heart is of course liking it
because it is his heart, because it is him and all that he is and why would
he not like his heart. although he knows he is bitter he still likes the
way he is and is not willing to change who he is just because his heart is
the way it is.

cody from United States
Comment 4 of 817, added on November 23rd, 2004 at 1:21 AM.

Stephen Crane was poem is more symbolism, the creature represents a human.
It is heating its heart but yet it likes it, which i think represents a
human destroying himself in the inside but not even knowing it and still
continues to eat away. His heart is bitter, so a bitter heart consumes
bitterness, but a heart set for goodness and holyness will prosper the
heart instead of destroying it

Pedro Molina from United States
Comment 3 of 817, added on October 26th, 2004 at 9:46 PM.

i love reece klat

tyron scott from New Zealand
Comment 2 of 817, added on September 10th, 2004 at 8:45 PM.

Nel deserto
Vidi una creatura, nuda, bestiale,
Che, squittendo sopra la terra,
Teneva il suo cuore in mano
E lo odiava.
Dissi: “Tutto bene, amico?”
“E’ amaro – amaro,” rispose;
“Ma lo amo
perché è amaro
e perchè è il mio cuore.”


Una bottiglia di birra suda nella tua mano,
E la lavanda marina intasa l’aria
Col suo profumo. Pensi s te stessa.
Le tue braccia restano con nulla da fare

Dopo settimane passate ad attendere gli altri.
I tuoi pensieri si rivolgono al tempo
Imburrato che lasciarà la settimana, per quanto
Tempo le macchine possono correre sui loro parziali carroarmati di gas


A

Alessandro Ansuini
Comment 1 of 817, added on September 10th, 2004 at 8:45 PM.

Oltre il recinto, il morto si sistema
Per un viaggio. Nove del mattino.
Sei sola per la prima volta
Oggi. I ragazzi dormono. Il marito è fuori.

Una bottiglia di birra suda nella tua mano,
E la lavanda marina intasa l’aria
Col suo profumo. Pensi s te stessa.
Le tue braccia restano con nulla da fare

Dopo settimane passate ad attendere gli altri.
I tuoi pensieri si rivolgono al tempo
Imburrato che lasciarà la settimana, per quanto
Tempo le macchine possono correre sui loro parziali carroarmati di gas


A

Alessandro Ansuini

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Information about In the desert

Poet: Stephen Crane
Poem: 3. In the desert
Volume: The Black Riders & Other Lines
Year: 1905
Added: Jan 31 2004
Viewed: 722 times
Poem of the Day: Jun 28 2000


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