Rita Dove


Lady Freedom Among Us - Poem by Rita Dove

Don't lower your eyes
or stare straight ahead to where
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Comments about Lady Freedom Among Us by Rita Dove

  • (4/13/2019 11:10:00 PM)

    Is it about the Statue of Liberty or a modern American woman freed from Victorian shackles or whatsoever? Is it a recreation of Libertas? Who gave it to whom? Who built it? Whose wish behind the structure? Whose the design? The sky is yours; the dream is yours.Go wherever you like to go, do whatever else it pleases you, takes to your liking. Mind it the freedom is yours; the life is so, of yours, yours only. But do not not be under restricting your dreams and imagination. (Report)Reply

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  • (9/26/2018 5:25:00 PM)

    what inspired you to write this (Report)Reply

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  • Susan Williams (8/28/2016 6:18:00 PM)

    Yes. This is a piece of literature, it's got truths to say and say in a unique and unsettling way (Report)Reply

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  • (8/28/2016 9:31:00 AM)

    Crown her with sky
    for she is one of the many
    and she is each of us.
    Beautifully conceived poem. Thanks for sharing.
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  • Barry Middleton (8/28/2016 6:37:00 AM)

    An excellent poem. Reminded me of my favorite city and favorite square. (Report)Reply

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  • Anil Kumar Panda (8/28/2016 2:07:00 AM)

    Very nice. Feel independent to live a careless life. Loved it. (Report)Reply

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (8/28/2016 12:47:00 AM)

    Get a job and fly a kite with the joy of your heart! Nice work. (Report)Reply

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  • (5/15/2014 6:59:00 AM)

    Beautifully written! ! ! ! ! ! (Report)Reply

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