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Analysis and comments on Tulips by Sylvia Plath

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Comment 3 of 33, added on March 18th, 2005 at 6:19 PM.

The heading of the poem says it all "tulips" they are representation of
mootherhood. PLatj challenges the traditional symbol of romance associated
with the flower. The flower remindes her of her sexaul personna which in
her case is cause of her physical pain becuase of a medical condition

Stephanie
Comment 2 of 33, added on January 16th, 2005 at 9:43 AM.

I think this poem is significant to Syvia Plaths history, I think its her
sucide note showing her fealings, sad poem

Oliva deroza from Botswana
Comment 1 of 33, added on October 17th, 2004 at 4:25 PM.

this poem is excellent im only 15 and im already intersted in this women,
she is my role model!! a hreat poem for everybody to read

lisa Byrne

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Information about Tulips

Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Tulips
Volume: The Collected Poems
Year: 1961
Added: Feb 20 2003
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