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Analysis and comments on Face Lift by Sylvia Plath

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Comment 3 of 23, added on May 17th, 2005 at 12:42 PM.

i love this woman. i completely agree with wallace...it is unclear what she
is specifically addressing, or whether she is literally talking about a
facelift. note to margaret...try to look a bit deeper into some of her
poems. things arent always as they first appear.

coolnerd from Ireland
Comment 2 of 23, added on May 17th, 2005 at 10:15 AM.

This lady is absolutely wack. I dont understand her poem what so ever..but
im sure it has a good meaning..

Margaret from United States
Comment 1 of 23, added on January 26th, 2005 at 4:24 PM.

This poem is absolutely wonderful. Like most of her poetry, despite the
subject matter, is chilling to the bone. And this poem is no exception. I
don't really totally understand whether this poem is a metaphor or speaking
literally about a facelift, but regardless, it's wonderful.

Wallace from United States

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Information about Face Lift

Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Face Lift
Volume: Crossing the Water
Year: 1961
Added: Feb 21 2003
Viewed: 19753 times
Poem of the Day: Jul 16 2006

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