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Analysis and comments on Cut by Sylvia Plath

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Comment 34 of 164, added on June 23rd, 2010 at 8:09 AM.
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Kendra Wilkinson Sex Tape from United States
Comment 33 of 164, added on May 24th, 2010 at 3:38 AM.

how on earth was she trying to be racist? was there any sort of racial
comment made at all whatsoever? just wondering

reallyyy from United States
Comment 32 of 164, added on January 12th, 2010 at 1:48 PM.

lol , so u r tryin to be racist now ? Anyway , i bet i look way better than
u cud dream of.

U suk btw

sarthak from India
Comment 31 of 164, added on December 28th, 2009 at 1:01 AM.

dude what the hell kinda name is sarthak...so first off your probably
really ugly so boo you and second how do you know what she went through in
her life seriously just back off and get a life!!

brinna from United States
Comment 30 of 164, added on December 18th, 2009 at 3:11 PM.

Guys , seriously , she doesn't deserve the fame she has. All you plath
nerds, get a life guys. Study maths, physics , business , stuff that will
help you. If you continue reading crap like this , you will end up with the
same fate that plath did. You will become suicidal and will start seeing
death everywhere. Trust me , she's not worth it.
Just wish that she was alive so that i could kill her again.

sarthak from India
Comment 29 of 164, added on December 3rd, 2009 at 10:40 AM.

A crappy poem from an emo poet. what the hell was she thinkin off

If i screw my IB english up , its cause if this shit

Sarthak from India
Comment 28 of 164, added on May 3rd, 2009 at 7:21 PM.

i have just reasently started cuting miself and so far i kant stop. only mi
friends no and they dnt like it, but they are goin 2 have 2 get over it.
they r drivin me crazy. they wont leave me along bot it. but i love mi
cuts! i have 24 cuts and that is within 3-5 days.

cassidy from United States
Comment 27 of 164, added on April 3rd, 2008 at 1:03 AM.

I love how she turns a simple cut, something that everyone has done at one

at one point or another, and turned it into a metaphor of her life.i like
this poem that she wrote.

katie from Mexico
Comment 26 of 164, added on March 10th, 2006 at 6:14 PM.

I love how she turns a simple cut, something that everyone has done at one
at one point or another, and turned it into a metaphor of her life. She
looks at her thumb so apathetically, as though it's just something else she
expected, another blow. If Prozac is stopping people from writing more
poetry like this, then I say we outlaw it. Sylvia Plath turned her
depression into art, something everyone could learn from.

Nikola from United States
Comment 25 of 164, added on March 6th, 2006 at 11:55 PM.

me personally i love this peom.. but what fascinates me and really
confusing me at the same time *if thats possible* is how she can make us
readers pick all these images out of her writing over just cutting her
thumb while making the dinner? im sure we have all cut ourselves at one
time *if not then get out of your bubble* but it takes a true gifted person
to turn it into something so horrible like the Klu Klux Klan..
3 cheers for her mind!:)

Jacy from New Zealand

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Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Cut
Volume: The Collected Poems
Year: 1962
Added: Feb 20 2003
Viewed: 9942 times
Poem of the Day: Oct 30 2012

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