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Comment 14 of 54, added on October 22nd, 2005 at 4:45 PM.
I first heard this poem when i was only 4, my mum read it to me for a
bedtime story. I loved it and I still do even after 10 yrs.
Comment 13 of 54, added on October 19th, 2005 at 11:04 AM.
T.S. Elliot being a great poet of such sarcasm involved issues has
contributed great services in pointing out things that may seem to be
Humorous in one end and sarcasm in the other. These issues are clearly
depicted by the quotations of institutions such as “Scotland Yard” and
their inability to track down the convict. Macavity is a cat empowered with
capabilities of levitating causing the theory of Gravity to transform into
a flaw. Macavity although once being a Cat later seems to be a Human,
through involving in greater crimes that may almost be a possibility of
action conducted by only-human. The cat being as powerful as the great
Napoleon has a few gang mates who are later named as Mungojerrie and
Griddlebone. These crooked Cats are great convicts causing mass destruction
in their vicinity. Yet the Scotland Yard couldn’t detect the convicts and
take legitimate action against them. The evident against all Cats confessed
for the illegitimate doings are vanished along with them So Macavity has
always been a mastermind behind the scene of many ill-conducts.
Yet-for-all, Macavity is a great poem for kids and literature students and
has the ability to create enthusiasm in them.
from Sri Lanka
Comment 12 of 54, added on July 7th, 2005 at 12:03 PM.
I have loved this poem since I was 8. Whenever we had to pick a poem to
read, I always chose this one and everybody moaned because it was too long
and they wanted to go to break. *sigh*
laurie from United Kingdom
Comment 11 of 54, added on July 6th, 2005 at 4:55 AM.
me ha gustado mucho este poema!!! realmente he disfrutado leyendolo. i
like it very much
gema from Spain
Comment 10 of 54, added on June 14th, 2005 at 12:04 PM.
THIS POEM IS SUPERBE!.I AM DOING IT AT SCHOOL AND TOMORROW I HAVE IT FOR MY
LITERATURE EXAM!.HOWEVER I ENJOY STUDDYING IT!!
Comment 9 of 54, added on May 8th, 2005 at 10:48 AM.
I think MAcavity is a wonderful poem with excellent English. I wouldn't
mind reading evena thosand more like this poem
Rohan Sampath from India
Comment 8 of 54, added on April 23rd, 2005 at 2:38 PM.
in the last stanza first line u spelled macavity like this macacity
Tim Heigh from Canada
Comment 7 of 54, added on April 11th, 2005 at 1:11 PM.
This poem is really gerat!!! i love Eliot's work!!
sarah from United Kingdom
Comment 6 of 54, added on March 14th, 2005 at 1:28 PM.
i adore this poem and every year we have a competition for the best clear
speaker, i always choose this one and i always win. Please write some more
exquisite poems like this one T.S Eliot. I'll love to read them
Jayant Pindolia from United Kingdom
Comment 5 of 54, added on March 4th, 2005 at 3:31 AM.
this is a fantastic poem, probably the best in 'possum's book of practical
cats' and was always my favourite as a kid (though no longer remember it
off by heart) - although I ended up calling my cat Bill Bailey from 'the
naming of cats' instead of macavity - because he wasn't ginger or tall and
from United Kingdom
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