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Analysis and comments on O Me! O Life! by Walt Whitman

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Comment 24 of 314, added on March 6th, 2011 at 12:21 PM.

so this poem is brilliant!!
he captures life, and is able to convey his thoughts in words thats are
still understandibly (by most) people today! They are all still tru, too
many people waste life competing for nothing and you should really just
live life for fun...take it from a homosexual who had three strokes, walt
whitman knows what he is talking about!

voldy from Canada
Comment 23 of 314, added on March 4th, 2011 at 1:35 AM.

this poem is just amazing .

ikaisibe from India
Comment 22 of 314, added on February 14th, 2011 at 8:47 PM.

this poem is fukn hard like my peniss o yeaa suck mee pussy

bobby bigdick from Argentina
Comment 21 of 314, added on January 25th, 2011 at 9:32 PM.
reply to: O Me! O Life!

We are learners of life in all ages. Some are slow and some are in the fast
tract. We travels through space and time. Our thoughts reach somewhere. We
share what life is all about. And once the realization comes, we love and
understand life. "Oh, Life! All Life."

filcon from Thailand
Comment 20 of 314, added on May 10th, 2010 at 5:57 PM.
o me o life

well this poem is just awful

ronald wesley from Canada
Comment 19 of 314, added on January 14th, 2009 at 5:43 PM.

the main idea behind this poem is life. Everyone has their ups and downs,
good and bad, happy and sad. but as long as you push your way through all
the negative you will make somting great of your life and you will
contribute a verse that will keep you going in the play.

AAA from United States
Comment 18 of 314, added on November 18th, 2008 at 9:40 AM.

What the hell doses masturbation got to do with anything?

Zack Harises from United States
Comment 17 of 314, added on October 17th, 2008 at 5:42 AM.

i think masturbation is gooood

jesse james from Canada
Comment 16 of 314, added on March 25th, 2008 at 12:56 AM.

I believe this poem alludes to Shakespeare's quote, "All the world's a
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances,
And one man in his time plays many parts,
His acts being seven ages." because of the line, "That the powerful play
goes on, and you will contribute a verse." I believe that what that line
means is that people will come and go in your life and so will you. You
will just be contributing a verse, some of your life, to the powerful play,
which is the entire world, life Shakespeare has already stated.

Sophie from United States
Comment 15 of 314, added on April 9th, 2007 at 9:54 PM.

I agree with Dori, too. That'll move the chains!

Juanita from United States

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Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 1. O Me! O Life!
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 12. Leaves of Grass
Year: 1900
Added: Feb 7 2004
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