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Analysis and comments on Paralytic by Sylvia Plath

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Comment 5 of 10, added on August 1st, 2012 at 2:26 PM.

The world is receding from the poetess , and she is perplexed and confused
with the running adjustments of her fellow comrades . No where she can
anchor her faith and feels sorrowfully disgusted .

Subrata Ray from India
Comment 4 of 10, added on August 21st, 2011 at 8:11 PM.
obviously its depressing

To Mr. Cooper from the US, obviously its a depressing poem. The poem was
about her imminent suicide. Kudos to the poem also, its as amazing as a
white unicorn. xx

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Comment 3 of 10, added on May 6th, 2009 at 6:30 AM.

'My mind a rock' shows slyvia has lost the will to think and live. She
feels trapped in her own mind and has lost all confidence in herself and

Linda Frenwick from Canada
Comment 2 of 10, added on January 28th, 2006 at 8:13 AM.

I found this a rather depressing poem, but nonetheless moving. And like he
before be, I am aghast that this poem is so ignored. It is a work of art
and truly one of Plath's greatest pieces.

Tim Cooper from United States
Comment 1 of 10, added on May 27th, 2005 at 10:19 PM.

first, let me start by saying
it, like 'cut' as those certain elements. the exact placement of words that
make it immacuate and un- faulted. short poetry almost has another life to
itself. it direct and stright forward.

jamie mcginlay from Australia

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Information about Paralytic

Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Paralytic
Volume: The Collected Poems
Year: 1963
Added: Feb 20 2003
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